The land of Oz is a magical, mystical place filled with wonder and delight. Young Dorothy was playing with her dog Toto on a farm in Kansas when a tornado approached, transporting her house into Oz and crushing an evil witch in the process. Joined by the Cowardly Lion, brainless Scarecrow and heartless Tin Man, Dorothy travels the yellow brick road to find her way to the Emerald City where she can meet a magical wizard capable of helping their dreams come true. But Dorothy's adventures don't end there! She will hunt down a lost shoe, meet new friends and face off against the Nomes, all the while exploring the mystery of Oz!
NOTE: the following is a review I wrote on another website back in 2003 - it's more-or-less the same review with some minor corrections for things I've since learnt over the years. I was 6 when I first saw this version of The Wizard of Oz, and at the time I hadn't seen any of the other versions nor even knew it was actually based on a book. Only afterward did I get to find out it was based on a... read more