The Wiz

Was there a scene from the 1978 film The Wiz starring Diana Ross & Michael Jackson filmed in Montauk, New York?

From: Valerie Gibbs, Southampton, New York Can you describe the scene in particular? The Feature Film The Wiz (1978) was filmed at Astoria Studios in Queens, New York. The New York State Pavilion from the 1964 New York World’s Fair was used as the set for Munchkinland. Astroland at Coney Island was used for the Tinman scene with The Cyclone as a backdrop, while the World …

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