The 1939 classic The Wizard of Oz has celebrated its 70th anniversary this year and it’s filled with so many events. There’s a Blu-ray DVD “The Wizard of Oz: Ultimate Collectors Edition” to be released in September 29 and a special concert in Central Park, New York City.
Aside from that, this classic film will be available on the Web for free but it’s for a limited only so take time to watch it, in case you haven’t seen it. It will be on Saturday, October 3, 2009, beginning at 9:00 a.m. EST until 9:00 a.m. the next day. The collectible limited-edition box set features a new sing-along track, commentary, outtakes and deleted scenes and six original trailers for the movie.
These Wizard of Oz 70th Anniversary events only show that this movie has remain so relevant after all these years and thousands of movies in its genre. Amazing indeed.