The Wizard of Oz [videorecording Blu-ray]
Title
The Wizard of Oz [videorecording Blu-ray]

Uniform Title
Wizard of Oz (Motion picture : 1939)

Edition
[Seventy-fifth anniversary 3D edition].

Physical Description
2 Blu-ray videodiscs (102 min.) : sound, color, sepia tone ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
Blu-ray disc ; 1080p high definition, 16x9 1.37:1; DTS-HD MA 5.1 (English), Dolby digital 5.1 (French), Dolby digital 1.0 (French, Spanish); requires Blu-ray player.
 
Blu-ray 3D disc contains the feature film in high definition 3D format with a selection of special features; Blu-ray disc contains the feature film in high definition 2D format with a selection of special features.
 
Blu-ray 3D requires Blu-ray 3D player; "To watch the 3D version of this movie, you need: 3D HDTV + compatible 3D glasses + Blu-ray 3D player or Playstation 3 system + high-speed HDMI cable"--Container.
 
Originally released as a motion picture in 1939.
 
"From the book by L. Frank Baum."
 
Special features include the feature-length documentary The making of the wonderful wizard of Oz; optional audio commentary by historian John Fricke with the film's cast and crew; the featurette The wonderful Wizard of Oz storybook; the featurette We haven't really met properly--; music and effects track; original mono track; audio jukebox; the radio promo Leo is on the air; the radio show Good news of 1939; The Lux Radio Theater broadcast from December 25, 1950; stills gallery; and a Sing-along feature.

Abstract
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.

Reading Level
3D version: MPAA Rating: PG; for some scary moments, parental guidance suggested, some material may not be suitable for children.
 
2D version: MPAA Rating: G; general audiences: all ages.

Subject
Gale, Dorothy (Fictitious character) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Wizard of Oz (Fictitious character) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Scarecrow (Fictitious character from Baum) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Cowardly Lion (Fictitious character) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Tin Woodman (Fictitious character) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Oz (Imaginary place) -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Cyclones -- Kansas -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Witches -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Friendship -- Drama -- Video recordings.
 
Film adaptations -- Video recordings.
 
Fantasy films.
 
Musical films.
 
Feature films.
 
3-D films.
 
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
 
Blu-ray discs.

Added Author
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919. Wizard of Oz
 
Fleming, Victor, 1889-1949.
 
LeRoy, Mervyn, 1900-1987.
 
Langley, Noel, 1911-1980.
 
Ryerson, Florence.
 
Woolf, Edgar Allan.
 
Garland, Judy
 
Morgan, Frank, 1890-1949.
 
Bolger, Ray.
 
Lahr, Bert, 1895-1967.
 
Haley, Jack, 1899-1979.
 
Burke, Billie, 1885-1970.
 
Hamilton, Margaret, 1902-1985.
 
Grapewin, Charles, 1869-1956.

Added Corporate Author
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer.
 
Turner Entertainment Co.
 
Warner Home Video (Firm)


LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Hurricane BranchBlu-ray DiscBlu-ray Disc(BD) Wizard 3D (1939)Lost
Santa Clara BranchBlu-ray DiscBlu-ray Disc(BD) Wizard 3D (1939)Due 3/31/20