Oz The Great and Powerful Blu-ray and DVD review

This epic adventure comes to life with vibrant picture and sound and includes an impressive variety of never-before-seen bonus material including “The Magic of ‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ Second Screen Feature,” James Franco’s personal story of his journey to the land of Oz produced and directed by Franco himself, Mila Kunis’ makeup metamorphosis and much more!Oz The Great and Powerful is an amazing story about courage and the truth. Oscar or Oz is a magician down on his luck … [Read more...]


‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ Review

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The world of Oz is about as synonymous with fantasy as Middle Earth, Hogwarts, and Narnia. Created by L. Frank Baum, it's a place full of magic, whimsy, darkness, and wonder, everything that you need to make a compelling world to draw people in. Over the years, we've had many attempts at bringing the world of Oz to life on film, most notably in the 1939 classic, 'The Wizard of Oz', starring Judy Garland. But Oz has had a level of difficulty since then on screen, with many of the other tries at … [Read more...]


‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ Press Junket – Part 2

On February 17, 2013, I had the privilege of attending the press junket for ‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena, CA. Hosted by Walt Disney Studios, we were given a chance to talk to the cast, director, and producer of the new film that returns us to the magical land of Oz,  and get to ask them questions about the film’s production, hear stories from the set, and so much more. The junket consisted of two different panels, so I felt that the best way to talk about the … [Read more...]


‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ Press Junket – Part 1

On February 17, 2013, I had the privilege of attending the press junket for 'Oz The Great and Powerful' at the Langham Hotel in Pasadena, CA. Hosted by Walt Disney Studios, we were given a chance to talk to the cast, director, and producer of the new film that returns us to the magical land of Oz,  and get to ask them questions about the film's production, hear stories from the set, and so much more. The junket consisted of two different panels, so I felt that the best way to talk about the … [Read more...]


The Land of Oz Garden Magically Appears at Epcot

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Although the 2013 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival officially opens Wednesday, March 6, one new garden has appeared a little early. The Land of Oz Garden is open now and at almost one third of an acre, it’s the largest garden ever created for the festival. The area is based on the new Disney film, “Oz The Great and Powerful,” which stars James Franco, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams and Zach Braff, and opens in theaters March 8.Guests enter The Land of Oz Garden … [Read more...]


Sneak Peek of the ‘Oz: The Great and Powerful’ Super Bowl Spot

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I'm sure quite a few of you are as excited about the new Oz film, 'Oz: the Great and Powerful', which will be hitting theaters on March 8, 2013, as I am. Directed by Sam Raimi, the brilliant man behind Sony's original 'Spider-Man' trilogy, as well as the cheeky B-movie horror trilogy of 'The Evil Dead', starring Bruce Campbell, the film tells the tell of just how the man known as Oz, played by James Franco, gained his power and reputation in Oz. The film also stars Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, … [Read more...]


HSN And Disney Collaborate For Oz The Great and Powerful Retail Experience

HSN, the leader in multi-channel retail, today announced an exciting new marketing collaboration with Disney to create an exclusive collection of fashions, jewelry, beauty and home accessories based upon one of the most anticipated films of the year, The Walt Disney Studios' Oz The Great and Powerful.  To promote the collection and the film, HSN has developed a comprehensive 360 marketing campaign that includes a special two-day live event that can be viewed across all of its platforms -- TV, … [Read more...]


New Poster For ‘Oz the Great and Powerful’ Revealed

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 Well, it looks like the marketing for 'Oz The Great and Powerful' is in full tilt. Just recently, Disney unveiled a new trailer for the film, giving us an even better look at the Sam Raimi helmed prequel to 'The Wizard of Oz'. Now, we have a new poster for the film that gives us a very cool look at Rachel Weisz's character, Evanora, in full wicked witch mode. The more I see from this movie, the more excited for it, so I really can't wait to see how it turns out. Raimi is one of my … [Read more...]


The Land of Oz at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

This Spring Disney guests that will be visiting the 2013 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will get to experience an original interactive play area that is being called "the Land of Oz" and will be one of the newest additions!The movie "Oz The Great and Powerful" will be released in theaters in early March and will be branded in several fun ways within Walt Disney World this Spring. To gather more information for those of us that are not so familiar with the story, here is … [Read more...]


New ‘Oz the Great and Powerful’ Trailer & Images now available

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Disney’s fantastical adventure “Oz The Great and Powerful,” directed by Sam Raimi, imagines the origins of L. Frank Baum’s beloved wizard character. When Oscar Diggs (James Franco), a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics, is hurled away from dusty Kansas to the vibrant Land of Oz, he thinks he’s hit the jackpot—fame and fortune are his for the taking—that is until he meets three witches, Theodora (Mila Kunis), Evanora (Rachel Weisz) and Glinda (Michelle Williams), who are not convinced … [Read more...]