THE WIZARD OF OZ
Release Date: 25 Feb 1939
Duration (in mins): 97 or 101
Judy Garland (Dorothy [Gale])
Frank Morgan (Professor Marvel [/The Wizard of Oz/Doorkeeper of Emerald City/The coach driver/Wizard's doorkeeper])
Ray Bolger ("Hunk" [/The Scarecrow])
Bert Lahr ("Zeke" [/The Cowardly Lion])
Jack Haley ("Hickory" [/The Tin Man])
Victor Fleming (Dir)
King Vidor (Dir)
Noel Langley (Scr)
Florence Ryerson (Scr)
Mervyn Le Roy (Prod)
Distribution Loew's Inc.
Production Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Corp.
Dorothy Gale, a Kansas farm girl, lives with her Auntie Em and Uncle Henry. When Almira Gulch, who owns half the county, brings a sheriff's order to take Dorothy's little dog Toto away to have the dog destroyed, because Toto bit Miss Gulch's leg, Auntie Em and Uncle Henry refuse to go against the law, and they give the dog to Miss Gulch. However, as Miss Gulch rides away on her bicycle with Toto in her basket, the dog escapes and returns home. Realizing that Miss Gulch will come back, Dorothy ru...