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The Resource The Wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, and Edgar Allan Woolf ; adaptation by Noel Langley, from the book by L. Frank Baum ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming

The Wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, and Edgar Allan Woolf ; adaptation by Noel Langley, from the book by L. Frank Baum ; 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 ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, and Edgar Allan Woolf ; adaptation by Noel Langley, from the book by L. Frank Baum ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • dut
  • fin
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • nor
  • por
  • spa
  • swe
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • por
  • spa
  • chi
  • dan
  • 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
Credits note
Photography, Harold Rosson ; costumes by Adrian ; art director, Cedric Gibbons ; editor, Blanche Sewell ; musical adaptation by Herbert Stothart ; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg ; music by Harold Arlen
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G; for suitable for viewing by all ages
Language note
In English or dubbed into French, German, Italian, Portuguese, or Spanish; optional subtitles in Chinese, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish, or Swedish; subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing in English, German, or Italian
PerformerNote
Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Margaret Hamilton, Billie Burke
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1889-1949
  • 1911-1980
  • 1900-1987
  • 1890-1949
  • 1895-1967
  • 1899-1979
  • 1902-1985
  • 1905-1986
  • 1856-1919
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fleming, Victor
  • Langley, Noel
  • Ryerson, Florence
  • Woolf, Edgar Allan
  • LeRoy, Mervyn
  • Garland, Judy
  • Morgan, Frank
  • Bolger, Ray
  • Lahr, Bert
  • Haley, Jack
  • Hamilton, Margaret
  • Arlen, Harold
  • Baum, L. Frank
  • Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Loew's Incorporated
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
101
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gale, Dorothy
  • Scarecrow
  • Tin Woodman
  • Wizard
  • Cowardly Lion
  • Oz (Imaginary place)
  • Witches
  • Tornadoes
  • Fantasy films
  • Musical films
  • Feature films
  • Film adaptations
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
The Wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, and Edgar Allan Woolf ; adaptation by Noel Langley, from the book by L. Frank Baum ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • [75th anniversary ed.]
  • Some language options not indicated on container
  • Based on the novel "The wonderful Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: commentary; The making of the wonderful Wizard of Oz; The wonderful Wizard of Oz storybook; We haven't really met properly ... ; music and effects track; original mono track; sing-along; audio jukebox; Leo is on the air radio promo; Good news of 1939 radio show; 12/25/1950 Lux Radio Theater broadcast; stills galleries; trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929332663
  • 883929342501
Other physical details
sound, color and sepia
Publisher number
1000396461
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854696300
  • (OCoLC)ocn854696300
  • 954290
System details
  • Blu-ray disc; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; DTS-HD MA; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.; 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc
Label
The Wizard of Oz, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Loew's Incorporated ; screen play by Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, and Edgar Allan Woolf ; adaptation by Noel Langley, from the book by L. Frank Baum ; produced by Mervyn LeRoy ; directed by Victor Fleming
Publication
Note
  • [75th anniversary ed.]
  • Some language options not indicated on container
  • Based on the novel "The wonderful Wizard of Oz" by L. Frank Baum
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1939
  • Special features: commentary; The making of the wonderful Wizard of Oz; The wonderful Wizard of Oz storybook; We haven't really met properly ... ; music and effects track; original mono track; sing-along; audio jukebox; Leo is on the air radio promo; Good news of 1939 radio show; 12/25/1950 Lux Radio Theater broadcast; stills galleries; trailers
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Fullscreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (101 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 883929332663
  • 883929342501
Other physical details
sound, color and sepia
Publisher number
1000396461
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)854696300
  • (OCoLC)ocn854696300
  • 954290
System details
  • Blu-ray disc; 1.37:1 aspect ratio; DTS-HD MA; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Digital 1.0 mono.; 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player
  • This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players
Video recording format
Blu-ray disc

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