The Wizard Of Oz at 70
In the book on which the 1939 film The Wizard Of Oz was based, Dorothy lived in a one-room shack on the Kansas prairie with her Uncle Henry and Aunt Em, a defeated pair who "did not know what ... was an old lady the size of a Munchkin.
Munchkin suicide on the set of The Wizard of Oz
If you haven't heard it yet, the rumor is that one of the munchkins had ... filming of the Wizard of Oz, and the suicide was caught on tape in the background. Allegedly, the producers did not notice, and the final cut of the film includes the gruesome ...
Karl Slover, one of the last Munchkins from The Wizard of Oz, dies at 93
Friends say Mr. Slover, who stood 4 feet 5, did ... movie about magic and human potential also marked a turning point in his own life, from childhood abandonment to the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Mr. Slover, the tiniest male Munchkin in The Wizard of Oz and ...
OFFBEAT: New 'Oz' film ready for audiences with a new Indiana Munchkin
The new Disney film "Oz: The Great and Powerful" is ready to ... call from Hollywood telling him that he had been cast as one of the 21 Munchkin stuntmen or 'Stunchkins,' as they called themselves. There were 45 Munchkins in total for this movie.
The Wizard of Oz and the real story of the hanging munchkin
Seventy years after the release of The Wizard of Oz it is appropriate to revisit the mystery surrounding the hanging munchkin. There’s an article by Saul Relative at Associated Content on this but the most thorough and authoritative analysis that I could ...