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Celebrating 85 Years of Magic: "The Wizard of Oz" Returns to Theaters Near You!

By Hooray for Family


Get ready to revisit the enchanting world of "The Wizard of Oz" as it celebrates its 85th anniversary! This beloved classic has been captivating audiences for generations, and now, it's returning to theaters from January 28th to 31st for a limited engagement. Join us as we take a quick journey down the yellow brick road and explore what makes this iconic film so special.

A Timeless Tale:

"The Wizard of Oz," released in 1939, is a cinematic masterpiece that has stood the test of time. It tells the story of Dorothy Gale, a Kansas girl who gets swept away to the magical land of Oz. Accompanied by her faithful dog Toto, Dorothy embarks on an epic adventure to find her way back home, meeting unforgettable characters and overcoming challenges along the way.

A Technicolor Spectacle:

One of the groundbreaking aspects of "The Wizard of Oz" was its use of Technicolor, which added vibrant colors to the screen. The transition from sepia-toned Kansas to the vivid world of Oz remains a breathtaking moment. The film's visual effects and innovation are still celebrated today.

Iconic Characters:

"The Wizard of Oz" introduced us to unforgettable characters, each with their own charms. From the Cowardly Lion's search for courage to the Tin Man's quest for a heart, these characters teach us valuable life lessons.

Musical Brilliance:

The film's soundtrack features timeless songs like "Over the Rainbow." Judy Garland's performance as Dorothy, especially her rendition of "Over the Rainbow," is iconic.

In Theaters Near You!

As we celebrate 85 years of "The Wizard of Oz," it's clear that this timeless classic will continue to capture hearts and imaginations. Its enduring themes, groundbreaking visuals, iconic characters, and unforgettable music make it a film that stands the test of time. So, mark your calendars for January 28th to 31st and join us in celebrating the return of "The Wizard of Oz" – a cinematic masterpiece that has brought joy and wonder to countless lives. Hooray for 85 magical years!

For tickets and showtimes, visit Fathom Events’ website here.

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