The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 American musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed primarily by Victor Fleming. Noel Langley, Florence Ryerson and Edgar Allan Woolf received credit for the screenplay, but there were uncredited contributions by others. The lyrics for the songs were written by E.Y. Harburg, the music by Harold Arlen. Incidental music, based largely on the songs, was by Herbert Stothart, with borrowings from classical composers. Based on the 1900 children's novel, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, the film stars Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Jack...
|Release date:||August 12, 1939|
|Directed by:||Victor Fleming, King Vidor, Mervyn LeRoy, George Cukor, Norman Taurog|
|Music by:||Harold Arlen, Herbert Stothart, Yip Harburg|
|Screenplay by:||Florence Ryerson, Edgar Allan Woolf, Irving Brecher, William H. Cannon, Herbert Fields, Arthur Freed, Jack Haley, Yip Harburg, Samuel Hoffenstein, Bert Lahr, John Lee Mahin, Herman J. Mankiewicz, Jack Mintz, Robert Pirosh, George Seaton, Sid Silvers, Ogden Nash, Noel Langley|
|Adapted from:||The Wonderful Wizard of Oz|
|Genre:||Musical, Fantasy, Adventure Film|