Director: Sidney Lumet Run Time: 134 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1978
Starring: Diana Ross, Lena Horne, Mabel King, Michael Jackson, Nipsey Russell, Richard Pryor, Ted Ross
The one and only feature film produced by Motown, THE WIZ is a fantastically entertaining reworking of The Wizard of Oz which transports the narrative from Kansas to New York City and features an all Black cast. Brattle Debut!