The Wizard of Oz

Oz-Sessed!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Wizard Of Oz' superfan Walter Krueger is so oz-sessed (ahem) with the classic tale that he has spent more than £120,000 on his collection of memorab...

The Hex Factor: The Top Ten Best Witches

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: The Top Ten Vampires Who Definitely Don't Suck Whether she's zipping past a full moon atop a broomstick, threatening Judy Garland or prof...

Oz: The 75-Year-Old Villain That Makes "Heroes" of Us All!

Ezra Tafari Rose | Posted 29.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ezra Tafari Rose

On October 8th 1938, following a series of revisions by several writers, the final draft of The Wizard of Oz was completed. After principal filming wrapped March 16th 1939, the much-anticipated movie was released to the general public on August 12th 1939.

Ding Dong the Witch Is Alive!

Lee Mannion | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Entertainment
Lee Mannion

With Wicked the musical celebrating its 10th anniversary later this year, should Andrew Lloyd Webber be looking over his shoulder?

Statement of Ernie Harburg on 'Ding Dong' and Thatcher's Passing

Adam Jung | Posted 16.06.2013 | UK Politics
Adam Jung

Ernie Harburg is the son of the late Yip Harburg - the lyricist of "DIng Dong! The Witch Is Dead" (and all the songs in the "Wizard Of Oz") - and President of the Yip Harburg Foundation. He has released a statement passed on through Ian Baldry, the creator of the facebook campaign to make the track number one.

The Real Reason 'Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead' Is Unreasonable

Sam Dix | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Sam Dix

Regardless if the song is played or not, the organisers of this protest have truly missed a trick. On researching the song, I came across something that would truly have wound up the old Thatcherites as they go about their weekly routine of religiously tuning in to the Radio 1 Official Chart Show.

Could 'I'm In Love With Margaret Thatcher' Beat 'Ding Dong'?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK

Thatcherites have hit back at the social media movement to get "Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead" to number one in the UK charts following the death of the...

Wicked Witch Dies, Oz Both Mourns And Celebrates

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 09.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Dividing people in death as she did in life, the land of Oz is both celebrating and mourning the death of the Wicked Witch of the Right, who has died ...

WATCH: If Batman Showed Up In Other Movies

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Comedy

It's the movie mash-up we've all been waiting for! But never would have thought of in a million years! Yes, from 'The Wizard Of Oz' to 'Casablanca'...

A Costly Foreign Affair: Divorcees and Falling Overseas Property Prices

Fiona Wood | Posted 06.11.2012 | UK
Fiona Wood

It might sound unromantic but considering what might happen to overseas assets in the event of a break-up and even formalising those plans in something like a post-nup agreement could forestall difficulties between partners - even if it can't ward off a global recession.

Multinationals Regard Tax Avoidance as a Moral Imperative. Isn't it Time We Made Them Pay Up?

Thomas Midlane | Posted 30.12.2012 | UK Politics
Thomas Midlane

The global financial elite is operating in a mirror world, one in which black is white and up is down but, as Nigel Green makes clear, to do so would be a gross dereliction of duty to your shareholders.

FIRST LOOK: Sam Raimi Debuts His Wonderful Land Of Oz

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

There's no scarecrow, tin man or Dorothy in Sam Raimi's Land of Oz. No ruby slippers or Toto, too. But Raimi offered a crowd at the San Diego Comic...

The Muppets Sequel

Philip Larkin | Posted 18.02.2013 | UK Entertainment
Philip Larkin

I love you Disney, but do not f*ck with my Muppets. Do not f*ck with our Muppets. Don't you dare take advantage of my pals.