Saturday, November 10, 2007

The Wizard of OZ

TBS aired the 1939 version of The Wizard of OZ last evening. It will air again this evening and Sunday evening on TBS. Check your listing for the time in your area.

The Wizard of Oz(TV-G) (1939) Musical, FantasyRay Bolger, Judy Garland, Jack Haley, Bert Lahr When a mean neighbor tries to have her dog put to sleep, Dorothy prepares to run away. Before she can leave the farm, however, a tornado appears and carries her to the magical land of Oz. While in this magical land, she meets a brainless Scarecrow, a heartless Tin Man, and a cowardly lion. The group heads down the yellow brick road to meet the Wizard, hoping he can help them find what they need before the Wicked Witch of the West ends their quest.
Quotes from the film: "I- I- I hope my strength holds out." "I hope your tail holds out!" - Cowardly Lion and The Tin man
"Some people without brains do an awful lot of talking." - Scarecrow