The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 American musical comedy-drama fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and the most well-known and commercially successful adaptation based on the 1900 novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum. The film stars Judy Garland as Dorothy Gale. The film co-stars; Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Bert Lahr, Frank Morgan, Billie Burke, and Margaret Hamilton, with Charley Grapewin, Pat Walshe and Clara Blandick, Terry the dog (billed as Toto), and the Singer Midgets as the Munchkins.
Game Of Thrones might be the most popular fantasy series right now, but these films were breaking imaginative new ground way before Ned Stark lost his head. When HBO’s Game Of Thrones captured audiences’ imagination five years ago, it heralded a new age for fantasy nerds worldwide. Their once clandestine passion suddenly became a global […]