Dorothy in the Land of Oz (also known as Thanksgiving in the Land of Oz) is a 1980 Thanksgiving special starring Emmy Award winner Sid Caesar. The film has its own original story but features many characters and elements featured in the original book series.
Official VHS Description
- Sid Caesar as the Wizard / U.N. Krust / The Narrator
- Mischa Bond as Dorothy Gale
- Robert Ridgely as Jack Pumpkinhead / Tyrone the Terrible Toy Tinker (credited as Bob Ridgely)
- Joan Gerber as Tic Toc / Ozma
- Frank Nelson as Hungry Tiger
- Lurene Tuttle as Aunt Em
- Charles Woolf as Uncle Henry
- Maitzi Morgan
- Julie Cohen
- Although originally aired as a Thanksgiving cartoon, another version of the cartoon appeared. This slightly modified version removed any references to the Thanksgiving holiday, enabling it to be shown at any time of year.
- The film was recommended by the National Education Association.