June 26, 2014
Sam Raimi Manning The Outpost
He's in talks to "produce and supervise development of the script with an eye towards directing" an adaptation of Jake Tapper's book.
June 11, 2013
RT on DVD & Blu-Ray: Oz the Great and Powerful and Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
This week on home video, we've got another trip to Oz, a revisionist take on an old fairy tale, a crime thriller with a message, and a strange journey to find a lost dog. Then, we've got some notable reissues, including a 40th anniversary Blu-ray of a Bruce Lee classic and a handful of animated Disney films. Click through for the full list.
June 11, 2013
Digital Multiplex: Oz the Great and Powerful and The Story of Wikileaks
This week in streaming movies, we've got big releases about a second trip to Oz, a Vegas comedy duo trying to recapture fame and glory, and the man behind Wikileaks. Then, we've got a few notable smaller films, as well as some choice selections like Thor, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, and more. Read on to find out what's available to watch right now.
March 19, 2013
Date Slate: Spring has Sprung
Kerr Lordygan had the luck of the Irish on his side at the Regal Cinemas LA Live this March. Oz The Great and Powerful served as the backdrop for his inquires about whether or not Oz was a good vacation destination, if the movie was romantic, and if the generous patrons of the theater would ever date a munchkin.
March 17, 2013
Box Office Guru Wrapup: Oz Powerful, Burt Not-So-Incredible
Moviegoers cared about only one magician as the blockbuster Oz the Great and Powerful easily led the North American box office for a second time while dueling magic men Steve Carell and Jim Carrey saw their new comedy The Incredible Burt Wonderstone get flat out rejected. Meanwhile, the Halle Berry thriller The Call overperformed and enjoyed a solid second place debut.
March 11, 2013
Box Office Guru Wrapup: Oz Racks Up Enchanting Debut
This weekend, Disney's big-budget Emerald City gamble paid off as the expensive 3D prequel Oz the Great and Powerful opened to sensational results at the North American box office accounting for well over half of all ticket sales thanks to one of the biggest debuts ever seen at this time of year. The PG-rated adventure bowed to a stunning $80.3M, according to estimates, from 3,912 theaters resulting in a spectacular $20,521 average.
March 7, 2013
Total Recall: Michelle Williams' Best Movies
From a prime-time soap sweetheart on Dawson's Creek to a film star with three Academy Award nominations (and counting) under her belt, Michelle Williams has come a long way over the course of her 20-year career -- and this weekend, she steps into one of Hollywood's most hallowed bubbles, playing Glinda the Good Witch in Sam Raimi's Oz the Great and Powerful. We decided now would be the perfect time to take an appreciative look back at some of her proudest critical moments, and you know what that means: It's time to Total Recall, Michelle Williams style!
March 7, 2013
Video Interviews with Cast of Oz The Great and Powerful: James Franco and more
Oz the Great and Powerful opens in theaters March 8th, starring James Franco as the man who eventually ends up behind the curtain that Dorothy wasn't supposed to pay attention to. The cast and director discuss what fibs they've told in their lives and who is their biggest supporter. James Franco talks about his grandma (swoon).
February 27, 2013
Video: Premiere of Oz The Great and Powerful
Grae Drake followed the yellow brick road all the way to the El Capitan theater in Los Angeles to talk to the enormous cast of Oz the Great and Powerful in theaters March 8th.
James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, Bruce Campbell, Ted Raimi, Bill Cobb, and director Sam Raimi were all swept up in the tornado of fun.