Money Rolls In To Rescue Dorothy's Ruby SlippersOn Monday, the Smithsonian launched a campaign to raise $300,000 to preserve the ruby slippers that whisked Dorothy back to Kansas in "The Wizard of Oz." By Friday morning, the campaign had already raised $239,000.
$300,000 Campaign To Save Dorothy's Ruby SlippersThe ruby slippers that whisked Dorothy back to Kansas are looking a little down at the heels, prompting the Smithsonian to launch a $300,000 online campaign to conserve them.
"Wicked" Movie Slated For December 2019Universal Pictures announced Thursday that the long-gestating film adaptation of the award-winning musical "Wicked" has been slated for release on December 20, 2019. No cast has been set.
Fantasy In SandAs the Texas Rangers work on their magic this summer, there is another adventure taking place at Globe Life Park. JD Ryan is Around Town with a trip to see the Wizard of Oz.
Cowardly Lion Costume Fetches $3 MillionThe Cowardly Lion costume from the classic film "The Wizard of Oz" and the piano from the movie "Casablanca" each sold for over $3 million at a New York City auction.
"Oz" Bewitches $80 Million Box Office Debut"Oz the Great and Powerful" clicked with moviegoers. Disney's 3-D prequel to the classic L. Frank Baum tale "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" debuted in first place and earned $80.3 million at the weekend box office in the U.S. and Canada and $69.9 million overseas, according to studio estimates Sunday.