Cool Facts From Production of The Wizard of Oz


The Wizard of Oz You Know Isn’t the First Film

While most people realize The Wizard of Oz was a book first, few realize there were a shocking 10 prior films that either flopped or enjoyed limited success.

That’s in addition to musicals and other performances that had been lifted from the original text from at least as early as 1902.

It’s actually quite surprising it took until 1939 to create such a successful adaptation.

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