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Divers Search For Judy Garland's Stolen Ruby Slippers

The shoes were stolen from a glass case at the museum in 2005 and bosses have been trying to track down the priceless memorabilia ever since. Longrunning rumours suggest the sparkly slippers,...

Jaws And Jurassic Park Movie Memorabilia Up For Auction

Artefacts from iconic films Jaws, Jurassic Park and The Wizard Of Oz are set to go under the hammer during a special memorabilia auction next month (Mar13).Among the collection of original movie props are Richard...

James Franco's Grandmother Appears In New Wizard Of Oz Movie

The new The Wizard Of Oz prequel was a family affair for James Franco - he reportedly landed his grandmother a role in the movie.The Milk star plays the wizard in Oz: The Great and...

Kate Winslet, Anne Hathaway & Sarandon Get Literary For Online Book Collection

Kate Winslet, Anne Hathaway and Susan Sarandon are fronting a new line of audio books, reading classics like The Wizard Of Oz and Emile Zola's Therese Raquin.The trio have signed up to give voice to...

Marilyn Monroe Dress Sells At Auction

A dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' has sold for £213,000 at auction. The pink satin gown - which was worn by Marilyn as she performed classic number 'Diamonds Are a Girl's...

Drew Barrymore To Direct Oz Sequel

Drew Barrymore is to direct a 'Wizard of Oz' sequel.The actress - who marked her directorial debut earlier this year with 'Whip It' - is set to go behind the camera for 'Surrender Dorothy', a...

Sam Worthington's Driving Difficulties

Sam Worthington has swapped his car for a bicycle.The 'Avatar' actor admits he is a terrible driver and so his friends bought him a mode of transport they thought he would find easier to use...

Fanning Linked To Wizard Of Oz Sequel

DAKOTA FANNING is tipped to star in a sequel to THE WIZARD OF OZ, according to reports.The 15 year old star of Charlotte's Web and War of the Worlds is set to take the lead...

Off To See The Wizard -- Again?

Seventy years after it was first released, MGM's enduring The Wizard of Oz is receiving yet another facelift. An expensive one. Warner Bros. Home Video, which owns the rights to the classic, said that it...

Anne Hathaway To Get Happy In Judy Garland Biopic

Oscar nominee Anne Hathaway is to play Judy Garland in a forthcoming biopic, it has been announced.The Weinstein Company (TWC) recently purchased the rights to stage and screen adaptations of Gerald Clarke's Garland biography Get...

By on 24 March 2009

Buddy Ebsen Dies

Actor BUDDY EBSEN has died from pneumonia, aged 95. The BEVERLY HILLBILLIES star was admitted to hospital in Torrance, California, earlier this month (JUL03). He died yesterday morning (06JUL03). The veteran actor, who...

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