Top 8 The Wizard Movie Details

While searching the internet for The Wizard movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

Of Oz, the steam shooting from the Tin Man's cap startles Toto, who runs out of the shot.

In "The Wizard of Oz", when hunting for the Wicked Witch, the Scarecrow has a gun!
In "The Wizard of Oz", when hunting for the Wicked Witch, the Scarecrow has a gun!

Trivia

I have collected all the famous movie trivia questions with answers from Reddit and other sources. They can be very useful in quizzes or games, or simply to learn more information. Most of the fun The Wizard details are suitable for kids.

  1. The Wicked Witch of the West tells her flying monkeys, "I've sent a little insect on ahead to take the fight out of them." This refers to a deleted scene featuring the song, "The Jitterbug."

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • Lucas enters a 5-digit code into the Power Glove in order to sync it with the Nintendo gaming console. The noise made by each button press matches the 5-note alien communication in the movie Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)

  • When Lucas is showing off the power-glove and is inputting a code, the keypad sounds are a reference to Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Hidden Details

1 - When Dorothy, Toto, and The Lion fall asleep in the poppy field, the lion sleeps on his back like an actual house cat with his legs in the air
When Dorothy, Toto, and The Lion fall asleep in the poppy field, the lion sleeps on his back like an actual house cat with his legs in the air

The Cowardly Lion's ceramic crown bounces around like rubber

The Wizard poster
The Wizard poster

The Wizard Plot: A boy and his brother run away from home and hitch cross country with the help of a girl they meet to compete in the ultimate video game championship.

I am pretty sure that you've watched The Wizard, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about The Wizard and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Director Todd Holland
Main Actors Luke Edwards, Vince Trankina, Wendy Phillips, Dea McAllister
IMDB score 6.1