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March 8, 2013 7:20 AM

Behold some great and powerful facts about ‘Oz’

Opening in theaters is “Oz the Great and Powerful,” based on the writings of L. Frank Baum and constituting an unofficial prequel to the beloved Judy Garland film. The “Wizard of Oz” is the subject of a chapter in my new book “Hollywood Myths.” Following are some fun facts I learned about that 1939 classic.

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