The Wiz (1978)

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Fantasy musical based on "The Wizard of Oz". Dorothy, a 24-year-old schoolteacher living in Harlem, is whisked into the vortex of a snow-storm that takes her and her pet schnauzer Toto on an adventure into the land of Oz.

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