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 12:15pm 7/21/13 12:15pm

The studio did not want to let James Franco and Seth Rogen play…

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 7:30am 3/31/13 7:30am

New trailer for Oz The Great and Powerful has us wondering: is the…

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 6:37am 11/14/12 6:37am

Flying monkeys and beautiful witches in the first trailer for Sam…

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 3:45pm 7/12/12 3:45pm

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 3:00pm 7/11/12 3:00pm

First image of James Franco as The Great and Powerful Oz is sad and…

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 just … » 6/21/12 3:20pm 6/21/12 3:20pm