Universal City, Calif. : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, c2008.
[30th anniversary ed. ; widescreen version.]
1 videodisc (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, DTS 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital 2.0 stereo.
Includes English and dubbed French language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English (SDH) or French.
Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross, Mabel King, Theresa Merritt, Thelma Carpenter, Lena Horne, Richard Pryor.
Producer, Rob Cohen ; screenplay, Joel Schumacher ; director, Sidney Lumet ; 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.
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.
MPAA rating: G.
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.
Special features: "Wiz on down the road" featurette; theatrical trailer.
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