4. The Wizard Himself Played Four Other Roles In The Film

Despite being the Wizard of Oz himself, the lead role wasn’t enough for actor Frank Morgan. He also had four other smaller roles in the movie – did you spot him? He played a guard of the palace, a doorkeeper, the Kansas professor and an Emerald City cab driver.

5. The Ruby Slippers Were Originally Meant To Be Silver

Dorothy’s ruby red slippers are one of the most standout parts of the film, but they were originally intended to be silver. They are actually silver in the book series by L. Frank Baum, but the screenwriter Noel Langley changed them to red so they would show up better on the Technicolor screen.