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The Wizard of Oz during the Great Depression


callie kanthack

on 25 March 2010

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The Wizard of Oz: Technology and Movement Book was written in 1900 by L. Frank Baum. Went from book to movie, made 1939 Movie used black and white during Kansas scenes. Dorothy: America as an individual. Scarecrow: all farmers. Tin man: need for oil The Cowardly Lion: government officials Wicked Witch of the West: drought ,
dust bowl The Wizard: president. Uncle Henry: Henry Wallace Auntie Em: money $$$$$ Munchkins: average citizens. Flying Monkeys: Chinese or Native Americans exploited from west In the land of Oz movie was technicolor. Box Offices for 1930 Movie history during the Great Depression The golden years for Hollywood: 1930-1948 1st drive-in movie theater The Wizard of Oz on the Box Offices for 1930 Went from movie to theater. Price range: 10-25 cents The Wizard of Oz is a book and fun-fantasy film during the Great Depression, it made history during a time of struggle, but it represents so much more and lets us know: "There's no place like home." The Wizard of Oz gave America: Courage Compassion Hope Ambition and Happyness Somewhere Over the Rainbow, sang by Judy Garland Thanks to........ bubbl.us for brainstorming and idea set-ups http://www.aresearchguide.com/1steps.html#step4
for an outline guide www.prezi.com for this presentation THE END Characters Portraying People and Objects: 1. 2. All information from 7. 3. 4. 5. 6. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. Bibliography: 1. http://www.jgdb.com/ozdvd3a.jpg
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