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'Oz the Great and Powerful': 10 Differences Between the Prequel and 'Wizard of Oz'

Posted by
Drew Taylor on Mar 6th, 2013 12:48PM

This weekend, Disney unleashes their mega-budget, candy-colored "Oz the Great and Powerful," a genuinely magical 3D spectacular directed by original "Spider-Man" director Sam Raimi and starring James ...

'Oz the Great and Powerful' Premiere: James Franco, Mila Kunis, and Michelle Williams Invade Moscow (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Tim Hayne on Feb 28th, 2013 10:34AM

"Oz the Great and Powerful" may have already had its red-carpet premiere in the U.S. already, but what about the rest of the world? The stars of the Sam Raimi-directed Disney flick were in Moscow yest...

'Oz The Great and Powerful' Premiere: James Franco, Mila Kunis Hit the Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Feb 14th, 2013 3:12PM

Last night, as the stars of "Oz The Great and Powerful" gathered for its world premiere in Los Angeles, one thing was certain: We're not in Kansas anymore. From Sam Raimi ("Spider-Man"), the film is a...

'Oz The Great And Powerful' Trailer: Meet The Great Wizard From Kansas

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Nov 14th, 2012 8:57AM

Is James Franco the wizard that Oz has been looking for? That question will be answered in director Sam Raimi's upcoming "Wizard of Oz" prequel, "Oz the Great and Powerful." The film stars Franco a...

'Oz: The Great And Powerful' Trailer: Comic-Con Debuts Sam Raimi Film (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jessie Heyman on Jul 12th, 2012 8:21PM

"I don't want to be a good man, I want to be a great one," says James Franco in the trailer for the highly anticipated "Oz the Great and Powerful." The clip, which debuted at Comic-Con on Thursday, is...

Disney Taps Michelle Williams for the Good Witch in 'Oz'

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on May 18th, 2011 8:30AM

Double, double, toil and trouble; fire burn and cauldron bubble. Oops, wrong production. That's an incantation by the three witches from 'Macbeth.' There's three other witches lurking about, though...

Rachel Weisz Gets Witchy Role in 'Oz' Prequel

Posted by
Harley W. Lond on May 3rd, 2011 10:45PM

There's two talented actresses so woefully underused in lead roles that it's a scandal. One is Carla Gugino, who brightens every film she's in, even in a supporting role. The other is Rachel Weisz, wh...

James Franco to Star in 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'

Posted by
Andrew Scott on Feb 25th, 2011 12:30PM

James Franco is about to add even more to his ever-growing plate. The Oscar-nominated actor, who will also serve as co-host of the 83rd telecast (Sunday, Feb. 27, 8:30PM on ABC), has reportedly clo...

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