In the movie the ‘Wizard of Oz’, Dorothy discovered that the red shoes from the Good Witch contained a special magic. That magic would return her to Kansas if Dorothy closed her eyes, spun around as she clicked her heels and said over and over: “There’s no place like home”.
This line is spoken by Dorothy, played by Judy Garland, in the film The Wizard of Oz , directed by Victor Fleming et al. (1939).
She looks round to see the faces of the people she loves and says , “ there’s no place like home ”. Dorothy’s trancelike repetition of the phrase “ there’s no place like home ” condenses the meaning of what home means for each of us. Home is a place we associate with familiarity, love, a safe place , a place of origin.
Dorothy . One of the most famous lines from The Wizard of Oz is “Click your heels together three times and say ‘There’s no place like home ‘ and you’ll be there.”
to say that one’s home is beyond compare.
Toto leaps from Dorothy’s arms. As Dorothy pursues Toto, the balloon departs with the Wizard. Glinda then appears and tells Dorothy that she has always had the power to return home using the ruby slippers.
Dorothy Gale: Toto , I’ve a feeling we’re not in Kansas any more. We must be over the rainbow! Now I know we’re not in Kansas!
Quotes About Home “ Home is where our story begins…” “ Home is the starting place of love, hope and dreams.” “The magic thing about home is that it feels good to leave, and it feels even better to come back.” “ Home is where love resides, memories are created, friends always belong, and laughter never ends.”
Greed is her primary motivation. The Witch is unsuccessful at stopping Dorothy from reaching the Wizard, but in a twist of fate the Wizard charges Dorothy with disposing of the Witch . The Wicked Witch doesn’t know how best to dispose of Dorothy and take the Ruby Slippers for herself, so she locks Dorothy away instead.
In the opening chapter of his first Oz book, L. Frank Baum famously informs the reader that Dorothy is an orphan who lives with Aunt Em and Uncle Henry (In the 1902 stage adaptation of the book, she has a still-living father). Her family name, Gale, isn’t mentioned in the books until the third one, Ozma of Oz.
Judy Garland as Dorothy Gale in the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz.
She is killed when Dorothy throws a bucket of water on her, in attempt to put out a fire the witch bestowed on the Scarecrow. In the novel, Dorothy simply throws it on her in a fit of anger. After the Wicked Witch of the West is dead, her soldiers are glad to be free of her power, and quote “Hail to Dorothy !
I’m melting , melting . Ohhhhh, what a world, what a world. destroy my beautiful wickedness.
The Wizard of Oz
|Which witch helps Dorothy?||Glinda the Good Witch of the North|
|Which witch is mean to Dorothy?||The Wicked Witch of the West|
|What road was Dorothy told to follow?||The Yellow Brick Road|
|Who is the first character that Dorothy meets as she begins her journey to the Emerald City of Oz ?||The Scarecrow|