"A co-worker told me today that there is a scene in 'The Wizard of Oz' where you can see one of the midgets hanging from a rope in the background. She said set conditions were so bad, and all the midgets were treated really badly, and one decided to hang himself on a prop tree.".
Claim: A lovelorn actor portraying one of the munchkins hanged himself on the set during the filming of <I>The Wizard of Oz.<\/I>False.
Jul 09, · i heard the Myth that the Midget from the original "Wizard of Oz" really hung himself. at the end of the movie when Dorthy n' her friends were walkin' down the yellow brick road, u see in the background behind the curtains something swaying from left to right near the trees, i've been told it was one of the Midgets hanging himself or it was a Status: Resolved.
An urban legend with different theories about a munchkin suicide on the set of the movie, The Wizard of Oz, which has been debunked. Dec 01, · 10 Things You Never Noticed About 'The Wizard of Oz' One silly urban legend says it is a Munchkin suicide-hanging caught on film. In actuality, the movement is .