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Movie The Wiz
Sidney Lumet directed this movie in 1978
Title The Wiz
Year 1978
Director Sidney Lumet
Genre Musical, Music, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Plot – During a snowstorm, the young teacher Dorothy is thrown into the wonderful world of Oz, where she has to ask help to the powerful wizard who rules Oz to come back home. The girl begins her journey with the shoes of a wicked witch at her feet and she's joined by a scarecrow, a tin man and a lion, who want to ask something to the magician too, respectively a brain, a heart and the courage. When the group finally arrives to Emerald City, the magician himself receive them, but the Wizard of Oz is very demanding and in exchange of their requests he asks Dorothy to kill the cruel Wicked Witch of the South. The four friends discover then the magician is only an impostor and, in the end, the Good Fairy reveals each of them has already what they are looking for.
All actors – Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross, Mabel King, Theresa Merritt, Thelma Carpenter, Lena Horne, Richard Pryor, Stanley Greene, Clyde J. Barrett, Derrick Bell
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