10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Land of ‘Oz’
With 'Oz the Great and Powerful' in theaters this Friday, it's time for a little refresher course on the world of Oz. If all you know of Oz comes from the films, then you have quite a lot left to discover about this wacky, magical realm. L. Frank Baum wrote fourteen Oz novels and various other Oz related stories, which detail a truly epic fantasy story that extends far beyond Dorothy's onscreen adventures. Some of it is far weirder than you'd expect (even if you're familiar with the batty 'Return to Oz'). Here are some Oz facts you may not know.