The Wizard o Oz (1939 film)

The Wizard o Oz is a 1939 American muisical fantasy film produced bi Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, an the maist well-kent an commercially successfu adaptation based on the 1900 novel The Wonderfu Wizard o Oz bi L. Frank Baum.[2]

The Wizard of Oz (1939)
WIZARD OF OZ ORIGINAL POSTER 1939.jpg
Theatrical release poster
Directit biVictor Fleming
Produced biMervyn LeRoy
Screenplay bi
Based onThe Wonderfu Wizard o Oz
bi L. Frank Baum
Starnin
Muisic bi
CinematographyHarold Rosson
Eeditit biBlanche Sewell
Distributit biMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer
Release date
  • August 15, 1939 (1939-08-15)
Rinnin time
101 minutes
KintraUnitit States
LeidInglis
Budget$2,777,000[1]
Box office
  • $3,017,000
    (original release)[1]
  • $22,342,633
    (unadjusted, re-releases)
  • $247,088,371
    (adjusted 2014)

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Eddie Mannix Ledger, Los Angeles: Margaret Herrick Library, Center for Motion Picture Study.
  2. Fricke, John (1989). The Wizard of Oz: The Official 50th Anniversary Pictorial History. New York: Warner Books. ISBN 0-446-51446-2.