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Judy Garland's Children to Reunite for 'Wizard of Oz' Oscars Tribute

Posted by
Katie Roberts on February 24, 2014

AP The planned commemoration of the 75th anniversary of "The Wizard of Oz" during this year's Oscars telecast is getting a sentimental boost: The children of late "Oz" star Judy Garland will reunite...

Oscars 2014: 'Wizard of Oz' to Celebrate 75 Years at the Academy Awards

Posted by
Katie Roberts on January 29, 2014

Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Warner Bros. Home Entertainment/AP Images Oscar viewers will take a stroll down a yellow brick road of memories this year when the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sc...

Last Female 'Wizard of Oz' Munchkin, Ruth Robinson Duccini, Dies at 95

Posted by
The Associated Press on January 17, 2014

Kevin Winter/Getty Images LAS VEGAS (AP) - Ruth Robinson Duccini, the last of the original female Munchkins from the 1939 movie "The Wizard of Oz," has died. She was 95. With her death, only one ...

What's the Most Important Song in 'The Wizard of Oz'? (Hint: It's Not the One You Think)

Posted by
Alex Suskind on September 20, 2013

Everett This is the premiere article for Speakerfone, a new column that focuses on music in film. The melody came to Harold Arlen while he was driving down Sunset Boulevard. It was 1939, and ...

Is 'The Wizard of Oz' in 3D Worth Your Time?

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on September 16, 2013

WB Taking one of Hollywood's most beloved Golden Age classics like "The Wizard of Oz" and converting it to both 3D and IMAX is a heady undertaking, and one that even "Oz" experts weren't sure wou...

One of Last 'Wizard of Oz' Munchkins Dies

Posted by
Laura Larson on August 8, 2013

Dan Tuffs/Getty Margaret Pellegrini, one of the remaining Munchkins from the 1939 film "The Wizard of Oz," passed away yesterday after suffering a stroke in her Phoenix home. She was 89. Pelle...

'Oz the Great and Powerful': 10 Differences Between the Prequel and 'Wizard of Oz'

Posted by
Drew Taylor on March 6, 2013

This weekend, Disney unleashes their mega-budget, candy-colored "Oz the Great and Powerful," a genuinely magical 3D spectacular directed by original "Spider-Man" director Sam Raimi and starring James ...

'Wizard Of Oz' Disputes: Warner Bros. Launches Trademark Fights With Disney, Wine Company And More

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on February 13, 2012

If you were planning on calling your dog Toto, you may want to pick another name. In an assault of Oz-like proportions, Warner Bros. has launched several trademark disputes with companies who are -- a...

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