The Wiz
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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.

Item Details
Blizzards -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Gale, Dorothy (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Kindergarten teachers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
New York (N.Y.) -- Drama.
Fantasy films.
Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Musical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Other Authors:
Brown, William F. (William Ferdinand), 1928- Wiz.
Carpenter, Thelma (Vocalist)
Cohen, Rob, 1949-
Harper, Ken.
Horne, Lena.
Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009.
Jones, Quincy, 1933-
King, Mabel, 1932-1999.
Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011.
Merritt, Theresa.
Pryor, Richard, 1940-2005.
Ross, Diana, 1944-
Ross, Ted (Theodore)
Russell, Nipsey, 1924-2005.
Schumacher, Joel, 1939-2020
Smalls, Charlie. Wiz.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publisher, Date:
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2010.
1 Blu-ray disc (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1978.
Based on the book by William F. Brown ; music and lyrics by Charlie Smalls ; produced on the New York stage by Ken Harper.
Special features: Wiz on down the road; Theatrical trailer.
Director of photography, Oswald Morris ; editor, Dede Allen ; songs, Charlie Smalls ; music adaptation, Quincy Jones ; production and costume designer, Tony Walton ; special visual effects, Albert Whitlock.
Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross, Mabel King, Theresa Merritt, Thelma Carpenter, Lena Horne, Richard Pryor.
Blu-ray disc, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; DTS-HD master audio 5.1, DTS 5.1, DTS 2.0; BD-50, BD-Live 2.0, 1080p High Definition; requires Blu-ray player.
English or French dialogue; French or Spanish subtitles; Subtitled for the deaf and hard-of-hearing.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Link to PAC
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