The Wizard of Oz: 13 Things You Might Not Know

by Brett Leveridge

Few motion pictures are more universally beloved than The Wizard of Oz, which opened nationwide on August 25, 1939. Several generations of American children grew up watching the annual broadcast of this classic movie on television, and nowadays, it's available in a variety of video formats.

Still, as familiar as the film is to most of us, we're betting you'll find some fun facts in this photo gallery that will surprise you. Click through to test your Oz-Q!