The Wizard of Oz (1939)

Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home to Kansas and help her friends as well.

All Releases

Domestic (96.2%)
$24,438,411
International (3.8%)
$969,000
Worldwide
$25,407,411
Summary Details
Domestic DistributorMetro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
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Budget$2,777,000
Earliest Release DateAugust 25, 1939 (Domestic)
MPAAPG
Running Time1 hr 42 min
GenresAdventure Family Fantasy Musical

By Release

Release GroupRolloutMarketsDomesticInternationalWorldwide
Original ReleaseAugust 25, 1939Domestic
1949 Re-releaseJune 1, 1949Domestic
1955 Re-releaseJune 17, 1955Domestic
1989 Re-releaseMay 19, 1989Domestic$612,300$612,300
1998 Re-releaseNovember 6, 1998Domestic$14,836,984$14,836,984
2002 Re-releaseJanuary 4, 2002Domestic$139,905$139,905
2006 Re-releaseDecember 15-November 23, 2007EMEA$187,978$187,978
2009 NCM Fathom EventAugust 20-September 23, 2009Domestic, APAC$1,140,000$18,710$1,158,710
2013 3D/IMAX ReleaseSeptember 5-September 12, 20143 markets$5,633,202$154,600$5,787,802
2019 Re-releaseJanuary 27, 2019Domestic, APAC$2,076,020$21,494$2,097,514
2020 Re-releaseAustralia$473$473

By Region

Domestic# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
Domestic9$24,438,4113,158
EMEA# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
United Kingdom2$331,2683,675
Austria1$1,7124,318
APAC# ReleasesLifetime GrossRank
New Zealand3$49,8023,211
Australia1$4736,250