The Wizard Of Oz premiered in 1939 which proves that this movie is timeless. And even all the “superfans” of this classic probably didn’t know these 7 facts… until now.

The Wizard Of Oz premiered in 1939 which proves that this movie is timeless. And even all the “superfans” of this classic probably didn’t know these 7 facts… until now.

Her friends on the Yellow Brick Road (the Tin Man, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion) were projections of every child’s secret fears. Are we real? Are we ugly and silly? Are we brave enough? In helping them, Dorothy was helping herself, just as an older child will overcome fears by acting brave before a younger one. Roger Ebert on The Wizard of Oz

Her friends on the Yellow Brick Road (the Tin Man, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion) were projections of every child’s secret fears. Are we real? Are we ugly and silly? Are we brave enough? In helping them, Dorothy was helping herself, just as an older child will overcome fears by acting brave before a younger one. Roger Ebert on The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz - If only, the movie version had more emphasis on the monetary symbolism!  (Perhaps the plan was to use the film to neutralize the monetary aspects?)  http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00MX7E7H0

The Wizard of Oz - If only, the movie version had more emphasis on the monetary symbolism! (Perhaps the plan was to use the film to neutralize the monetary aspects?) http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B00MX7E7H0

I think they were frightening children before the movie. Wizard of Oz - Flying Monkeys

I think they were frightening children before the movie. Wizard of Oz - Flying Monkeys

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