Results for - Wonderfully Weird Facts About The Wizard of Oz

1,879 voters participated in this survey
Do you know any of these facts from the movie The Wizard of Oz?

1. Do you know any of these facts from the movie The Wizard of Oz?

Dorothy's blue-and-white gingham dress was blue and light pink, which was easier to shoot in Technicolor.
9%
174 votes
The ruby slippers weren't always red. The famous sequined shoes were originally silver, like they are in the Oz books.
13%
243 votes
The tin man was suppose to shed machine oil, but that didn't photograph well. The solution? Chocolate syrup is what's really streaming down Jack Haley's silver face.
9%
162 votes
The little female Cairn terrier that plays Toto, was paid $125 a week. The residents of Munchkinland only made $50 a week.
7%
134 votes
Most of the Wicked Witch's scenes had to be edited or cut completely after being deemed to terrifying for children.
10%
188 votes
The Wizard played 5 roles. Actor Frank Morgan played the fortune-telling Kansas professor, the Great & Powerful Oz, the Emerald City cabby driving the Horse-of-a-Different-Color, a guard at the Wizard's palace, and the doorkeeper.
18%
346 votes
Billie Burke, who played Glinda the Good Witch of the North, was 54 years old at the time. 18 years older than her counterpart Margaret Hamilton, who portrayed the Wicked Witch of the West.
5%
94 votes
Judy Garland wore a corset to appear more childlike. When she got the job, she was ordered to lose 12 pounds.
9%
177 votes
To be more authentic the Cowardly Lion's costume was made of lion pelts.
3%
51 votes
Jell-O crystals were stuck over all the multiple Emerald City horses playing the Horse-of-a-Different-Color to give them their color. But the scenes were shot quickly, because the horses started to lick them off.
4%
84 votes
The film was shown on television in 1956. Since then, it's become a massive, beloved hit.
26%
481 votes
I know all of these movie facts.
5%
89 votes
na
46%
872 votes
Do you like the movie The Wizard of Oz?

2. Do you like the movie The Wizard of Oz?

Yes
69%
1,292 votes
No
12%
220 votes
Undecided
7%
133 votes
Not Applicable
12%
234 votes
Who are your favorite characters from The Wizard of Oz?

3. Who are your favorite characters from The Wizard of Oz?

Dorothy
30%
555 votes
Toto
22%
420 votes
The Tinman
18%
347 votes
Cowardly Lion
23%
440 votes
The Scarecrow
21%
392 votes
Aunt Em
7%
136 votes
Uncle Henry
6%
108 votes
The Munchkins
12%
223 votes
The Lollipop Guild
8%
159 votes
Glinda the Good Witch
14%
260 votes
The Wicked Witch of the West
8%
155 votes
The Flying Monkeys
8%
141 votes
The Great and Powerful Oz
6%
108 votes
I like several characters from the movie.
19%
356 votes
na
21%
391 votes
Which movie do you like better?

4. Which movie do you like better?

The Wizard of Oz (1939)
58%
1,092 votes
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
5%
92 votes
both
10%
192 votes
neither
8%
154 votes
na
19%
349 votes
11/10/2015 Movies 1879 32 By: SmokeyandBandit

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