“The Wizard of Oz” Movie Poster
Original studio stamped The Wizard of Oz (1939) movie poster. Plot: The film starts in sepia-tinted Kansas in the early 1900s. Dorothy Gale (Judy Garland) lives with her dog Toto on the farm of her Aunt Em and Uncle Henry. When Toto bites cruel neighbor Miss Almira Gulch (Margaret Hamilton) they get into big trouble, Miss Gulch arrives on the farm with permission from the sheriff to have Toto euthanized, Dorothy decides she has no choice but to run away with Toto. A powerful tornado hits and she is sucked up into the twister and crash lands in Munchkinland in the world of Oz where the film changes to technicolor! She is welcomed by Glinda the Good Witch of the North (Billie Burke) and the Munchkins, they say she is a heroine because her house has landed on and killed the Wicked Witch of the East. The Witch of the West (Margaret Hamilton) arrives wanting the magic ruby slipper on Dorothy’s feet and swears she will take revenge on Dorothy and Toto for her sisters death. The movie then follows Dorothy’s journey down the yellow brick road to find the Wizard of Oz (Frank Morgan) who will help her get home, what friends and obstacles will she meet on the way?!
Measurements: 27″W X 41″H