The Wizard of August: Here’s our monthlong series celebrating the 75th anniversary of ‘Oz’

08/28/2014 2:52 PM

08/30/2014 11:05 PM

We’ve churned up a whirlwind of coverage to commemorate “The Wizard of Oz” movie’s 75th anniversary in August: an “Oz” story a day (sometimes two), all month.

Here’s our coverage for all 31 days. Click on the links below to be transported over the rainbow.

The Kansas City Star celebrates ‘The Wizard of Oz’ all month long

For collectors, ‘The Wizard of Oz’ is a treasure trove

‘Oz’ songs showcase composer Harold Arlen’s wizardry

No ruby slippers? No Miss Gulch? How ‘Wizard of Oz’ movie differs from book

Test your knowledge: Are you a Whiz at ‘Oz’?

‘The Wizard of Oz’ calls up wicked memories of liver and onions

We’re off to do the shopping, the wonderful shopping of ‘Oz’

Dorothy’s tame tornado quickly got wicked

Life-size Dorothy model finds a home at Legoland

How to bring a touch of Oz to your home

The band plays on, and so does ‘The Wizard of Oz’ for a new generation

The Star’s ‘Oz’ world record attempt and photo rescheduled

Video: We ask for favorite lines from ‘Wizard of Oz’

Who in the name of Oz gave the brainless guy a handgun?

It took some real wizardry to make ‘Oz’ effects

And your little dog, too: Look at all of these cute Toto photos

Judy Garland: Frozen in time, looking over the rainbow

Photo gallery: Judy Garland Over the Rainbow

My name is Dorothy: Women talk about life with the same moniker as ‘Oz’ heroine

Dorothy’s ruby slippers remain the holy grail of Hollywood memorabilia

Why doesn’t the Witch just kill Dorothy?

What Kansans should say when someone cracks a ‘Wizard of Oz’ joke

‘Superlative’ ‘Oz’ debuts with a splash in 1939 KC

The Kansas City Star’s 1939 review of ‘The Wizard of Oz’

We take some little Witch-fearing Munchkins to ‘Oz’

At Dorothy’s House and Land of Oz in Liberal, Kan., you can learn about farm life and the movie

Oz Museum in Wamego, Kan., is a delight for fans

What does it all mean? Scholars study ‘The Wizard of Oz’

Will these TV series get the green light to the Emerald City?

Follow these cookbooks to find Yellow Brick Cornbread

‘Wizard of Oz’ is a timeless masterpiece in anniversary DVD

FYI Caption Contest: Monkeying with ‘Oz’

Readers send us their ‘Oz’-some memories

Meet the man behind the curtain, L. Frank Baum

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