The Wiz

Language and/or Subtitles: English
French
Format: DVD 2009
Availability: Available at 6 Libraries 7 of 10 copies
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Summary
Dorothy is a 24-year-old Manhattan kindergarten teacher who is whisked away from her inner-city neighborhood via a snowstorm to the mysterious land of Oz. Oz is a sprawling, decaying, nightmarish, and dangerous megalopolis that resembles the physical characteristics of New York City.
Additional Information
Subjects Gale, Dorothy -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Kindergarten teachers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Blizzards -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
New York (N.Y.) -- Drama.
Fantasy films.
Musical films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Publisher Universal City, CA :Universal Studios Home Entertainment,2009
Edition Widescreen.
Contributors Cohen, Rob, 1949- producer.
Schumacher, Joel, 1939-2020 screenwriter.
Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011, director.
Ross, Diana, 1944- actor.
Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009, actor.
Russell, Nipsey, 1924-2005, actor.
Ross, Ted (Theodore), actor.
King, Mabel, 1932-1999, actor.
Merritt, Theresa, actor.
Carpenter, Thelma (Vocalist), actor.
Horne, Lena, actor.
Pryor, Richard, 1940-2005, actor.
Brown, William F. (William Ferdinand), 1928-2019.
Smalls, Charlie, composer.
Motown Productions, production company.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm), publisher.
Participants/Performers Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsy Russell, Richard Pryor, Lena Horne, Ted Ross, Mabel King, Theresa Merritt, Thelma Carpenter.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Dede Allen ; songs, Charlie Smalls ; music adaptation, Quincy Jones.
Audience MPAA rating: G.
Language English
French
In English or dubbed French, with French subtitles; with English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Notes Title from container.
Based on the book by William F. Brown.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1978.
Special features: "Wiz on down the road" featurette; theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo., dual-layer.
Description 1 videodisc (135 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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