In honour of the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, MGM came up with the bright idea of converting the film into 3D IMAX and rereleasing it. 235 more words
There’s something so damn ingratiating and infectious about people who love the work that they do and excel at it.
For instance, did you ever go to a restaurant where the waiter treats you like a guest at their home and through sheer force of will and great food manages to make you feel happier than you have all day? 2,082 more words
An unguarded moment in the annals of Hollywood history. MGM’s girl-on-the-rise Miss Judy Garland steppin out in splendid style sometime in 1940. Rebellious, nineteen and relegated to making a string of successful films that were a financial boon to her studio, Judy had more than proven her all-star power with the release of 1939’s surprising success, ‘ The Wizard of Oz’. 383 more words
Today is the 75th anniversary of the release of the most famous version of The Wizard of Oz — the one starring Judy Garland. Two months from now will see the release of my middle-grade biography on the iconic actress and singer. 230 more words