“The Wizard of Oz” to Receive 75th Anniversary IMAX 3D Screenings and Special Anniversary DVD Release

Sept 16, 2013 The classic film “The Wizard of Oz” will be released in IMAX 3D in celebration of its 75th anniversary later this month. The film will be presented in an exclusive one-week engagement in IMAX theatres across North America beginning Sept. 20. It will play in 400 IMAX theatres nationwide before the 75th Anniversary Blu-Ray is released for sale. Directed by Victor Fleming, the film starred Judy Garland as Dorothy, Ray Bolger as the Scarecrow, Bert Lahr as the Lion, Jack Haley as the Tin Man, Billie Burke as Glinda and Margaret Hamilton as the Wicked Witch of the West.