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Logo for the filmRainbow Road to Oz was a proposed, but unfinished film. It was supposed to be a live-action film made by Walt Disney Studios about characters in the Land of Oz and inspired by L. Frank Baum's Oz books.[1]



Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. It is theorized that the reason was because Disney failed to develop a satisfactory script and the popularity of the MGM adaptation of The Wizard of Oz represented potential insurmountable comparisons.


  • Disney aired previews of the film on television in 1957.
  • It was replaced with a new adaptation of Babes in Toyland in 1961. However, Disney did eventually create two adaptations: Return to Oz in 1985, and Oz: The Great and Powerful in 2013, the latter of which currently has a sequel in development.


The characters standing against a giant birthday cake Scarecrow and Scraps standing against the Balloon Tree The Scarecrow and Scraps smile The Scarecrow and Scraps dancing together Princess Ozma A man holding the logo

Concept Art[]

Scarecrow concept art Scraps the Patchwork Girl concept art Balloon Tree concept art Ozma concept art The Lion concept art Dorothy Gale concept art