Artificial Intelligence, Robots and The Wizard of Oz

Ideas about robots and artificial intelligence have been immensely explored in literature at the advent of the twentieth century. In 1900, L. Frank Baum’s classic book “Wizard of Oz” featured the “Tin Man,” a character made out of metal looking for a “heart”, generally embodying what people now deem as robots. On … Read more

How the Wizard of Oz Shaped the Future of Cinema

How the Wizard of Oz Shaped the Future of Cinema

1939 has bestowed the world some of the most iconic films of all time, from Gone with the Wind, Ninotchka, The Women, to Stagecoach. Yet, none can probably match The Wizard of Oz as the most influential flick ever made. The classic fantasy flick became one of the biggest films of its … Read more

Unusual Sports From Around the World

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Since ancient times, people have relied on sports to be their source of entertainment and fitness. From boxing, basketball, cricket, football, tennis, and baseball. Several sports keep people fit, healthy, and most of all, entertained. But, some sports are so odd that it’s hard to believe they really exist, which is why … Read more

This is Why Kids Love The Wizard of Oz

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You and your family have probably seen the classic 1939 film “The Wizard of Oz” and probably thought that this makes one of the best films a family could enjoy and leave a good impression on kids, as well as adults. Truth be told, The Wizard of Oz is a great film … Read more

Interesting Facts About The Wonderful Wizard of Oz The Novel

The original cover page of the novel

As kids, we might already hear or read several children’s stories that taught us a moral lesson. These stories come in books with a fancy title and illustration to attract children to read. One of the most popular children’s novels is the Wonderful Wizard of Oz, which was published in 1900.  The … Read more

How to Have A Wizard of Oz-Inspired Room?

How to Have A Wizard of Oz-Inspired Room

As Dorothy quipped it, there is no place like home. When Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz said that, it really hit home. If the quote rings true to you, why don’t you transform your room into something that reminds you of the wonderful film? In this article, we will give out … Read more

What are the Different Adaptations of the Wizard of Oz in Television

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Like many other novels, the Wizard of Oz also has several adaptations on various platforms. This children’s novel is widely recognized in its appearance in multiple movies, TV shows, and musicals. With all the numerous adaptations created from this famous novel, it is no doubt the Wizard of Oz has a special … Read more

What are the Different Adaptations of the Wizard of Oz in Theater

Tin Man in the poster of the 1902’s theatrical adaptation

The Wizard of Oz is a children’s novel that became an international success during the early 20th century. It was a masterpiece of the great American author: L. Frank Baum,  which is known to have released several copies during the early 1900s. It was widely known as an outstanding children’s novel that … Read more