Flaming Classics is proud to ease on down the road with Sidney Lumet's THE WIZ starring Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Richard Pryor and Lena Horne. This update of the the 1939 film THE WIZARD OF OZ, THE WIZ relocated Dorthy to New York City. Dorothy, a young kindergarten teacher, leaves a family dinner and is trapped in a New York City snowstorm and is transplanted into a land of Oz. On her journey to find The Wiz she encounters The Scarecrow, The Tin Man, and The Lion. Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the film with this special screening starring icon Diana Ross and closing out our ICON series.
Featuring an special performance by Sensitive Black Hottie.
Directed by Sidney Lumet.
USA. 135minutes. 2k Digital Projection.