The Resource The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming

The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming

Label
The wizard of Oz
Title
The wizard of Oz
Statement of responsibility
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
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Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The charming film based on the popular L. Frank Baum novel, Dorothy and her dog Toto, are caught in a tornado's path and somehow end up in the land of Oz. Here she encounters some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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Wizard of Oz (Motion picture : 1939)
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Credits note
Film editor, Blanche Sewell ; photography, Harold Rosson ; special effects, Arnold Gillespie ; musical adaptation, Herbert Stothart ; lyrics, E.Y. Harburg ; music, Harold Arlen ; costumes, Adrian
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • Rating: G; general audiences: all ages.
  • CHV Rating: G
Language note
In English or dubbed French; Spanish or French subtitles; English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH)
LC call number
  • PS3503.A923
  • PN1997
LC item number
  • W59 2013
  • .W59 2013
PerformerNote
Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Billie Burke, Margaret Hamilton, Charley Grapewin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1949
  • 1900-1987
  • 1856-1919
  • 1911-1980
  • 1890-1949
  • 1895-1967
  • 1899-1979
  • 1885-1970
  • 1902-1985
  • 1869-1956
  • 1895-1988
  • 1905-1986
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  • Fleming, Victor
  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Baum, L. Frank
  • Langley, Noel
  • Ryerson, Florence.
  • Woolf, Edgar Allan.
  • Garland, Judy
  • Morgan, Frank
  • Bolger, Ray
  • Lahr, Bert
  • Haley, Jack
  • Burke, Billie
  • Hamilton, Margaret
  • Grapewin, Charles
  • Sewell, Blanche
  • Rosson, Harold
  • Arlen, Harold
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
102
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  • Good and evil
  • Friendship
  • Gale, Dorothy
  • Scarecrow
  • Tin Woodman
  • Cowardly Lion
  • Wizard
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Gale, Dorothy
  • Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character)
  • Friendship
  • Good and evil
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Scarecrow (Fictitious character : Baum)
  • Tin Woodman (Fictitious character)
  • Wizard of Oz (Fictitious character)
Technique
live action
Label
The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
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Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
  • "75th anniversary."
  • Based on the novel by L. Frank Baum
  • Special features: All-new feature-length documentary, The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; Documentaries; Outtakes; Deleted scenes; Home-movies; Sing-along feature, etc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn857919051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929332694
Other physical details
sound, color, sepia tone
Publisher number
  • 1000396463
  • 1000408616
  • 2000087710
  • 2000088215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)857919051
System details
DVD; standard version, dual-layer format; presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents a Victor Fleming production ; produced by Loews Incorporated ; screenplay by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolfe ; adaptation by Noel Langley ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
  • "75th anniversary."
  • Based on the novel by L. Frank Baum
  • Special features: All-new feature-length documentary, The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; Documentaries; Outtakes; Deleted scenes; Home-movies; Sing-along feature, etc
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn857919051
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
2 videodiscs (102 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929332694
Other physical details
sound, color, sepia tone
Publisher number
  • 1000396463
  • 1000408616
  • 2000087710
  • 2000088215
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)857919051
System details
DVD; standard version, dual-layer format; presented in a format preserving the aspect ratio of its original theatrical exhibition
Video recording format
DVD

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