aug 25, 1939 - The Wizard of Oz
-The Wizard of Oz is a 1939 American musical fantasy film produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Widely considered to be one of the greatest films in American history.
-Notable for its use of Technicolor, fantasy storytelling, musical score, and memorable characters, it has become an icon of American popular culture.
-It was nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, but lost to Gone with the Wind.
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