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  1. NBC Orders 'Wizard of Oz' Series, Mini 'The Slap'

    9:39 am 1/19/2014

    Entertainment chairman Bob Greenblatt announces two new projects for coming year, including the dark riff on "The Wizard of Oz" Read more

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  2. Jack Haley Jr.'s Estate Sues Warner Bros. Over 'Wizard of Oz' TV Special

    10:49 am 11/1/2013

    The suit in federal court says after the estate refused to sell its half interest to Warners', the special was “mothballed.”Read more

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  3. Inside 'The Wizard of Oz' 75th Anniversary: William Shatner, Ruby Slippers and a Real Munchkin

    10:02 pm 9/15/2013

    Warner Bros. held a special screening of the movie Sunday at the grand reopening of the historic Chinese Theatre.Read more

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  4. Warner Bros. Launches $25 Million Anniversary Campaign for 'Wizard of Oz'

    1:59 pm 8/28/2013

    The studio is teaming up with McDonald's for a series of Happy Meal figurines for the film's 75th anniversary. Read more

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  5. Margaret Pellegrini, a 'Wizard of Oz' Munchkin, Dies at 89

    4:19 pm 8/7/2013

    She was one of the last surviving actors who played residents of Munchkinland in the 1939 classic.Read more

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  6. 'Wizard of Oz' Converts to 3D for 75th Anniversary

    11:59 am 6/4/2013

    Warner Bros.' plans include an Imax re-release, as well as the the launch of a collector's edition of the iconic film in Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, DVD and UltraViolet.Read more

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  7. Heir of 'Oz': L. Frank Baum's Great-Grandson Weighs in on Disney's 3D Blockbuster, Reveals Family Secrets

    2:01 pm 3/6/2013

    Roger S. Baum, an author of 16 "Oz" sequels, says Disney's movie "looks exciting" -- but he has his own Oz movie, starring Lea Michele as Dorothy, on the way.Read more

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  8. 'Wizard of Oz's' Original Cowardly Lion Costume for Sale

    9:00 am 2/8/2013

    A collector wants the film academy to buy the rare outfit worn by Burt Lahr to help fund his planned TV museum.Read more

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  9. 'Oz: The Great and Powerful' Poster: Wicked Witch Makes Her Debut

    12:58 pm 10/31/2012

    Sam Raimi's 3D tale following James Franco's Oscar Diggs also stars Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Mila Kunis.Read more

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  10. 'Wizard of Oz' Multiplayer Video Game to Launch on Facebook (Exclusive)

    5:00 am 10/22/2012

    Spooky Cool Labs of Chicago licenses the rights to the classic movie for a multi-platform game that will be distributed by the social networking site.Read more

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