Character Foils To Dorothy In The Wizard Of Oz

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The characters in the movie, “The Wizard of Oz” are character foils to Dorothy, as they share personalities with Dorothy. The Scarecrow requests for the wizard to give him a brain because he is not smart. In the movie, the scarecrow believes that he is not smart, giving him the idea that he does not have a brain. Dorothy can be viewed as not having a brain like the scarecrow because she does not think about her actions, showing that they share this trait. The Tin Man requests for the wizard to give him a heart, hoping that the wizard can. In the movie, the Tin Man seems to not have a heart, as he doesn’t seem to have emotions, making him not human. Dorothy shares this trait because she can be thought of to not be human, because she is described

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