People shocked at ‘ingenious’ Wizard of Oz filming trick | Films | Entertainment

Film enthusiasts are just now discovering the innovative filming technique used in an iconic scene from The Wizard of Oz. A X (formerly Twitter) account has shed light on the camera trickery employed in one of the film’s most memorable scenes, 85 years after it was first shot. The 1939 adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s … Read more

Hollywood-hit Wizard of Oz caught in plagiarism row | Music | Entertainment

It went on to win the Oscar for Best Song and cover versions by Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Doris Day and Tony Bennett enchanted audiences worldwide. Pop star Ariana Grande even recorded it as a single in 2017 to benefit survivors of the Manchester Arena terror attack that killed 22 people. But Tinseltown is now … Read more

Wizard Of Oz ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland will be auctioned for around $3.5M | Celebrity News | Showbiz & TV

The Wizard of Oz fans now have a chance to own the ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland, as they will be going up for auction. This comes after the famed shoes donned by the late actress were stolen after being placed in a museum dedicated to the star. After being stolen in 2005, they … Read more

Thief Gets No Prison Time For Stealing ‘Wizard Of Oz’ Ruby Slippers

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A dying thief who confessed to stealing a pair of ruby slippers that Judy Garland wore in “The Wizard of Oz” because he wanted to pull off “one last score” was given no prison time at his sentencing hearing Monday. Terry Jon Martin, 76, stole the slippers adorned with sequins and … Read more