The Wiz Trailer

The Wiz Trailer (1978)

"From the book that's an American tradition… from the smash-hit Broadway show… the entertainment of the year!" 24 October 1978 Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi 134 mins

A Thanksgiving dinner brings a host of family together in a Harlem apartment, where a 24-year-old schoolteacher named Dorothy Gale (Diana Ross) lives with her Aunt Em (Theresa Merritt) and Uncle Henry (Stanley Greene). Extremely introverted, she has, as Aunt Em teases her, "never been south of 125th Street", and refuses to move out and on with her life.

Watch the official The Wiz 1978 trailer in HD below or find more The Wiz videos on Vidimovie.com.

Watch Full Movie Now

Watch The Wiz Free on Popcorn Time Online

Cast

Diana Ross

as Dorothy

Michael Jackson

as Scarecrow

Ted Ross

as Lion / Fleetwood Coup de Ville

Theresa Merritt

as Aunt Emma

Lena Horne

as Glinda the Good

Richard Pryor

as The Wiz (Herman Smith)

Mabel King

as Evillene

Thelma Carpenter

as Miss One

Stanley Greene

as Uncle Henry

Crew

Rob Cohen

Rob Cohen Producer

Kenneth Harper

Kenneth Harper Executive Producer

Berry Gordy

Berry Gordy Executive Producer

Charlie Smalls

Original Music Composer

Tony Walton

Tony Walton Production Design

Oswald Morris

Oswald Morris Director of Photography

International Titles

O Mágico Inesquecível Trailer

The Wiz Trailer

International Releases Dates

Australia 01 January 1979

United States 24 October 1978

Similar Trailers

If you liked the The Wiz trailer, you may like these ones:

Warcraft Trailer (2016)

25 May 2016

The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies Trailer (2014)

10 December 2014

Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood.

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Trailer (2012)

26 November 2012

Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Trailer (2011)

07 July 2011

In the second installment of the two-part conclusion, Harry and his best friends, Ron and Hermione, continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all.

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Trailer (2001)

18 December 2001

Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator.

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Trailer (2013)

11 December 2013

The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring.

The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Trailer (2003)

01 December 2003

Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces.

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers Trailer (2002)

18 December 2002

Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin.

The Godfather: Part II Trailer (1974)

20 December 1974

The continuing saga of the Corleone crime family tells the story of a young Vito Corleone growing upa

Oz: The Great and Powerful Trailer (2013)

07 March 2013

Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus illusionist and con-artist, is whisked from Kansas to the Land of Oz where the inhabitants assume he's the great wizard of prophecy, there to save Oz from the clutches of evil.

Hairspray Trailer (2007)

13 July 2007

Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad and her best friend Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show and Tracy wins.

25th Hour Trailer (2002)

16 December 2002

The filmed adaptation from the David Benioff's novel of the same name. Set in New York, a convicted drug dealer named Monty has one day left of freedom before he is sent to prison.

Popular movie trailers from 1978

These some of the most viewed trailers for movies released in 1978:

Dawn of the Dead Trailer (1978)

02 September 1978

During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.

The Discord Trailer (1978)

16 March 1978

Guillaume has made it: A machine that can clean dirty air by simply sucking all dirt into air balloons and then shipping them far far away so his explanation.

Same Time, Next Year Trailer (1978)

23 April 1978

A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner. Although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened.

Superman Trailer (1978)

14 December 1978

Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane − who's in love with Superman.

The Inglorious Bastards Trailer (1978)

08 February 1978

Set in Europe during WWII, a group of American soldiers on their way to military prison are beset upon by a German artillery attack, escaping with Switzerland in their sights.

School Teacher in the House Trailer (1978)

28 November 1978

Luisa De Dominicus is a Milanese piano teacher who moves to Lucca to be with the man she loves: Ferdinando 'Bonci' Marinotti, a city councilman campaigning for mayor on a platform of moral values.

Little Lips Trailer (1978)

08 February 1978

A writer returns home to his estate after service in World War I. He has developed a very bad case of depression due to a war wound concerning his genitalia.

Stranger in Our House Trailer (1978)

31 October 1978

A country family of five takes in cousin Julia, whose parents recently perished in a car crash. Julia extends her influence over the family and those around them, fooling all except for Rachel, the teenaged girl who knows her cousin is up to no good.

Up in Smoke Trailer (1978)

01 January 1978

An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas.

F.I.S.T. Trailer (1978)

26 April 1978

Johnny Kovak joins the Teamsters trade-union in a local chapter in the 1930s and works his way up in the organization.

Game of Death Trailer (1978)

22 March 1978

Bruce Lee plays Billy Lo, a HongKong based movie actor, who is a box office draw. His girlfriend, Ann Morris is a singer who is also climbing to the top.

Death on the Nile Trailer (1978)

06 October 1978

The film features the Belgian detective Hercule Poirot played by Peter Ustinov. It takes place in Egypt, mostly on the Nile River.

Comments

Have you watched The Wiz yet? What did you think about it?