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THEY’RE OFF TO RESTORE THE WIZARD AGAIN

February 15, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Perhaps no motion picture in history has been “restored” so frequently as MGM’s classic The Wizard of Oz. It is about to undergo yet another restoration in time for its 75th anniversary in 2014. Warner Bros. Home Video, which now owns rights to the film, said on Tuesday that it plans to stop shipping all […]

CLASSIC FILMS TO GO ON “MORATORIUM” BEFORE RESTORATION

December 1, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Warner Bros. Home Video announced Tuesday that, as of Dec. 31, it is withdrawing three classic films from its DVD catalog while it restores and remasters them digitally for release on standard DVD and high-definition Blu-ray Disc formats in 2012. The three films affected by the moratorium, MGM’s Singing in the Rain and Warner Bros./Seven […]