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The Wizard of Oz on TBS today

In HD, I've always wondered in the tornado sequence, was Judy's double Bobbi Something used in those scenes when she's trying to get back to the farm and walking into the wind machine? There was a lot of crap flying around and you'd think they'd use a double and not risk Judy being injured. I think it's here double but can't tell. However when Dorothy falls into the pig pen, that is definitely a stunt double. And you can see up her dress too!!!!

by Anonymousreply 2412/30/2012

I have it on DVD. Is it on the Blue Rae yet?

by Anonymousreply 112/29/2012

Yes, it's on BluRay. There are a few different editions depending, I guess, on what extras you want.

by Anonymousreply 212/29/2012

Its on Norma Rae

by Anonymousreply 312/29/2012

Lol R3.

by Anonymousreply 412/29/2012

I remember its yearly network TV showing being at Eater, not Xmas.

by Anonymousreply 512/29/2012

I want ALL the special features. that fuckin' sucks, you have to buy 100 different versions to get the extras.

by Anonymousreply 612/29/2012

They poisoned people, set them on fire, gave them bone injury, etc

They didn't think about much back then.

The film is one of the worst edited motion pictures in history.

I like seeing Margaret Hamilton's double in the opening of her Munchkin Land scene.

by Anonymousreply 712/29/2012

Lots of continuity flubs. Judy's pigtails, her shoes, etc.

by Anonymousreply 812/29/2012

It didn't help that director Victor Fleming was pulled off Oz before filming was complete, to take over Gone with the Wind.

by Anonymousreply 912/29/2012

This has been asked before, but never answered completely: What year is this supposed to be taking place? And before you say "1939" (when the movie was made), think about it: the farm equiptment, the clothes, no cars, etc. The book is early 1900's.

by Anonymousreply 1012/29/2012

I'd say1910

by Anonymousreply 1112/29/2012

Look up MADTVs "Wizard of Oz alternative ending" on youtube. That clip is fucking genius.

by Anonymousreply 1212/29/2012

R5, I always thought it was on around Drinker.

by Anonymousreply 1312/29/2012

R12 or someone, please provide the link. (We're lazy)

by Anonymousreply 1412/29/2012

Lazy asses.

by Anonymousreply 1512/29/2012

Thanks R15. That was fucking funny. My laugh(s) for the entire week....perhaps month.

by Anonymousreply 1612/29/2012

It went on too long. They should've stopped it right after she said, "You've always had the power to go home."

I never did buy the ending in the original either.

by Anonymousreply 1712/29/2012

[quote]What year is this supposed to be taking place?

I think they decided not to set a specific year, but sought only to evoke a generic early 20th century look and feel to the scenes in Kansas.

by Anonymousreply 1812/29/2012

Bump for Judy!

by Anonymousreply 1912/30/2012

Judy! Judy! Judy!

by Anonymousreply 2012/30/2012

I have the box set, it's brilliant!

by Anonymousreply 2112/30/2012


You sound like a homo

by Anonymousreply 2212/30/2012

R15 that video is priceless. ROTFLMFAO

by Anonymousreply 2312/30/2012


Can you put the extras online and let me dl them.

I'm too poor to buy them all.


by Anonymousreply 2412/30/2012
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