'Wizard of Oz' turns 75: Test yourself with trivia quiz

August 16, 2014 1:49 AM

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'Wizard of Oz' turns 75: Test yourself with trivia quiz

"The Wizard of Oz" burst into brilliant Technicolor 75 years ago. On Aug. 15, 1939, 10,000 fans lined the streets of Hollywood for the gala premiere, just two days before the now-iconic film opened to the public.

It wasn't the first adaptation of Frank L. Baum's novels — the movies had been transporting audiences to Oz since the silent era — but it is still the only one that matters. Munchkins, ruby slippers, flying monkeys and Toto too are all part of the cultural lexicon. And that breathtaking moment when ...

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