Quantcast

Latest The Wizard of Oz Stories

2014-07-23 00:21:07

A Spectacular Stand-Alone Massive Compilation of Vintage Movie Posters and Lobby Cards from the Morris Everett, Jr. Collection to Be Offered by Profiles in History in December 2014 Auction LOS ANGELES, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading Hollywood entertainment auction house, Profiles in History, will preview a variety of vintage movie lobby cards from the unprecedented Morris Everett, Jr. collection at this year's San Diego Comic-Con 2014. The scheduled December auction will be a...

2014-05-28 12:27:15

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 39th consecutive year, the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Minn., the birthplace of Judy Garland, is celebrating the entertainer and her timeless film, The Wizard of Oz, during its weeklong Wizard of Oz Festival, taking place June 10 - 15, 2014. In recognition of the 75(th) anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, this year's festival, formerly the Judy Garland Festival, includes a number of special events. Kicking off the...

2014-05-21 16:25:19

CHICAGO, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- WMS Gaming Inc., a Scientific Games company, announced today that a player hit a big jackpot on a WMS wide-area progressive game at the Choctaw Casino in Durant, Oklahoma on April 28, 2014. Thirty-five year-old Dorothy Bozeman received the thrill of a lifetime when she scored a jackpot of over $1 million on a WMS THE WIZARD OF OZ(TM) Gamefield xD(TM) machine. Texas native Dorothy was visiting the Choctaw Casino while her husband was on a business...

2014-05-16 08:24:45

Marc Jacobs, Donna Karan Atelier, Herve Leger by Max Azria, and Many More to Honor the Classic Film's 75th Anniversary in Support of Habitat for Humanity BURBANK, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) and Tonner Doll Company, Inc. announced today a slate of prominent high-end fashion and costume designers who have signed on to create one-of-a-kind looks, modeled on Tonner's 22-inch dolls, for the Leading Ladies of The Wizard of Oz program. In...

2014-05-01 16:28:21

CALABASAS, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles based auction house Profiles in History is proud to present the third and final auction from actress Debbie Reynolds on May 17 and 18, 2014. This two-day sale features over 800 lots from Debbie Reynolds' legendary Hollywood collection covering the dawn of film on through Hollywood's golden age and beyond. Featuring props and costumes from films and stars like The Ten Commandments, Vivien Leigh's hat worn in Gone with the...

2014-01-30 16:25:08

UNRIVALED PORTFOLIO OF NEW AND CLASSIC ENTERTAINMENT PROPERTIES TO BE SHOWCASED BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP) is storming into the 2014 Toy Fair season with an impressive line-up of global licensees in support of the Studio's beloved entertainment properties, milestone anniversaries and upcoming theatrical debuts. Leading the way this year is the highly anticipated film from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures, Godzilla,...


Word of the Day
baudekin
  • A rich embroidered or brocaded silk fabric woven originally with a warp of gold thread.
'Baudekin' seems to be an alternative form of 'baldachin,' from the Italian 'Baldacco,' Baghdad, the city where the material was made.
Related