Offering such long-familiar elements as the Emerald City, the Yellow-Brick Road, and a role for James Franco, here's the poster for Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful. The film is said to work as a prequel to The Wizard of Oz, detailing for us the days before the so-called "wizard" became a totalitarian, holographic, disembodied head, back when he was just a young, Franco-faced lad living in an eccentric dwarf commune. But for now, we just have this poster, so have a look at the full thing below.
Welcome to Oz, a lurid CGI land where monkeys fly and witches exist, and speak almost entirely in hushed, hesitant, overly-theatrical tones, like crazy men whispering about the alien government's plots. And it's a land where eccentric magician James Franco is one day transporte... / Continue →
That nightmarish winged-primate family tree debuted last week was but a portion of the trippy, lurid Oz: The Great and Powerful imagery to come. Here's the rest: a massive three-part poster featuring all the cardinal directions of witches, wizard James Franco, and, of course, t... / Continue →
Well, looks like Sam Raimi has his Alice in Wonderland. Here's the first trailer for Oz: The Great and Powerful, the director's Wizard of Oz prequel that follows the black & white-to-technicolor balloon flight James Franco rode into fiction's most eccentric dwarf and witch comm... / Continue →