August 12, 2010
Google celebrates the 71st anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with a nifty new doodle, while The Guardian marks the occasion with 71 morsels about the American fairy tale. They don’t make movies like this anymore, do they?

Google celebrates the 71st anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with a nifty new doodle, while The Guardian marks the occasion with 71 morsels about the American fairy tale. They don’t make movies like this anymore, do they?

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    Yesterday, Google celebrated the 71st anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with a nifty new doodle, while The Guardian marked...
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    1) So frightening was Margaret Hamilton’s performance as the Wicked Witch of the West that most of her scenes were...
  5. bisceglie answered: sure they do. they’re just polarized. with either explosions and boobs or the pace of Jim Jarmusch
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  7. gautamramdurai answered: I think they do make such movies today. But nostalgia will always trump rational comparison. We’ll see what today’s kids say in 2050.
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