Holy crap, Oz the Great and Powerful was a remake of Army of Darkness

Don't believe me? Watch this video and you'll be completely convinced that Sam Raimi remade his 1992 classic too (spoilers for Oz, by the way — and Army of Darkness too, I guess, if you were still waiting to see it or something). I tell you, Oz would have been a lot better if James Franco had a chainsaw hand. »7/21/13 3:15pm7/21/13 3:15pm

The studio did not want to let James Franco and Seth Rogen play themselves in This is the End

This is the End is a comedy in which Seth Rogen, James Franco and a host of celebrities play themselves, facing the end of the world. Does that sound like a weird concept for a film to you? It certainly sounded weird to studio execs, who fought hard against letting a host of famous people lampoon themselves — and die… »3/31/13 10:30am3/31/13 10:30am

New trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful has us wondering: is the Wizard sleeping with all the Witches of Oz?

Sam Raimi has released a much longer, even more colorful trailer for his Wizard of Oz prequel, Oz: The Great and Powerful . Watch as James Franco is coddled by the three most beautiful ladies of all time — Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz and Mila Kunis. Looks like the Wizard is pretty close and cuddly with all three… »11/14/12 9:37am11/14/12 9:37am

Flying monkeys and beautiful witches in the first trailer for Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful

We saw James Franco discussing the finer points of wizardry recently — now watch the first teaser trailer for Evil Dead and Spider-Man director Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful. Will there be any flying monkeys with boomsticks? Did Army of Darkness actually take place in Munchkinland? We'll receive answers to… »7/12/12 6:45pm7/12/12 6:45pm

Can James Franco pull off the bewitching Wizard of Oz? Take a look.

Here is the first ever look at Sam Raimi's Wizard of Oz prequel Oz: The Great and Powerful. Watch as the sexy witch Mila Kunis gives the Wizard a tour of the Emerald City in this behind-the-scenes look from ET. We're absolutely interested in the premise of this movie, but we're still not 100% sold on James Franco as… »7/11/12 6:00pm7/11/12 6:00pm

First image of James Franco as The Great and Powerful Oz is sad and pensive, also terrible

The first ever look at Sam Raimi's retelling of The Wizard of Oz shows a super sexy Wizard with his lips parted, played by James Franco. We're not Franco-haters, and we love Raimi — but this looks like The Wizard and his Sexy Balloon Ride of Love. Let's hope this preliminary art from Oz: The Great and Powerful is… »6/21/12 6:20pm6/21/12 6:20pm