1st Jul: The Wiz (1978), 2hr 14m [G] – Streaming Again (5.75/10)

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A shy Harlem schoolteacher makes an epic journey through a magical version of New York City in this musical inspired by “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.”

Certificate: G Suitable for General Audiences

Year: 1978

Duration: 2hr 14m

Audio: English [Original]

Subtitles: English

Cast and Crew

Director: Sidney Lumet

Cast: Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Ted Ross, Mabel King, Theresa Merritt, Thelma Carpenter, Lena Horne, Richard Pryor, Stanley Greene

Production & Box Office Details:

“The Wiz” was produced by Universal Pictures and Motown Productions with a budget of $24m. With it’s initial release on October 24th 1978 it made approximately $21.05m at the Box Office.

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