The Wizard Of Oz By Victor Fleming Essay

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The Wizard of Oz by Victor Fleming is a source of values to kids in the 90s generation. The film is about a young orphan girl named Dorothy Gale who lives with her Aunt Em and Uncle
Henry in the middle of nowhere in Kansas. Dorothy dreams to go “over the rainbow” after her nasty neighbor, Miss Gulch, hits Dorothy’s dog Toto causing Toto to bite her. Moments after,
Miss Gulch shows up with an order from the sheriff to put her dog down because of the said incident. Escaping Toto runs back to Dorothy then decides to leave the farm. On her way, she meets a wandering phony fortune teller, Professor Marvel, who immediately predicts that
Dorothy has run away. Faking to read her fortune and wishing Dorothy to be with her Aunt, he tells her Aunt Em has fallen ill from worry over her. Immediately, Dorothy runs back to the farm with Toto only to find a “twister” approaching. She then gets swallowed by the tornado and brings her to the magical land of Oz. Wishing to go home, she starts a quest to go to Emerald City and seek help from the great and powerful Wizard of Oz. On her way, she meets the Scarecrow who wants a brain, a Tin Man who wants a heart and a cowardly Lion who wants courage and as they follow the yellow brick road the wrath of the wicked witch of the West hits on them because
Dorothy accidentally killed her sister (wicked witch of the East) and she wants to have the ruby slippers from young Gale because Glinda, the witch of the North gave it to her.
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