G, 101 min.
Director: Victor Fleming
Writers: Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allen Woolf, L. Frank Baum (novel)
Starring: Judy Garland, Frank Morgan, Ray Bolger, Burt Lahr, Jack Haley, Billie Burke, Margaret Hamilton
This surprisingly accurate description of “The Wizard of Oz” was featured on Jay Leno’s Headlines segment on Monday night:
“Transported to a surreal land, a young girl kills the first person she meets and then joins up with three others to kill again.”