1978 |Runtime: 2:14 |Genre: Adventure
Nothing that would offend parents for viewing by children.
Grandin Theatre celebrates Black History Month
An adaptation of "The Wizard of Oz" that tries to capture the essence of the African-American experience.
Director: Sidney Lumet
Writers: L. Frank Baum (novel "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz"), William F. Brown(book of the musical "The Wiz"), Joel Schumacher (screenplay)
Stars: Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross, Lena Horne, Richard Pryor