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‘Oz’ Is Still Great And Powerful

There was plenty of magic at the movies this weekend, but in the end, Oz The Great and Powerful trumped the box office with more than $42.2 million.

The Wizard of Oz prequel is now the top-grossing film of the year, bringing its two-week total to $145 million domestically, according to The Hollywood

Peggy Truong | March 17, 2013 - 2:30 pm

‘Oz’ Tops Weekend Box Office With $80.3M

Oz The Great and Powerful was just that over the weekend, grossing some $80.3 million at the box office.

Overseas, the pre-Wizard of Oz 3D picture made an additional $69.9 million, bringing its total to $150.2 million, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The film, directed by Sam Raimi and starring James

Peggy Truong | March 10, 2013 - 3:40 pm

Why We’re Mad About Mila

This week’s hilarious and adorable interview with a nervous British reporter was just one more reason why Mila Kunis is among the most likable stars in Hollywood.

Because we love her too, Celebuzz has compiled a list of our favorite “Mila Moments” from her sitcom roots to her newest role set in the…

Scott Bernberg | March 8, 2013 - 4:45 pm

The Costume And Makeup Magic Behind ‘Oz The Great And Powerful’ (VIDEO)

There’s some serious movie magic going on behind the scenes of Disney’s upcoming film Oz The Great and Powerful.

To create a completely unique and immersive feel for Oz, director Sam Raimi employed two of Hollywood’s most respected creatives — costume designer Gary Jones and makeup artist Vivian Baker. Together the pair helped transform James Franco,…

Scott Bernberg | March 4, 2013 - 2:30 pm

Vote For The Best-Dressed ‘Oz’ Star

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Kristin Koch | March 1, 2013 - 12:21 pm

Meet The Cast Of ‘Oz The Great And Powerful’

As the March release of Disney’s Oz The Great and Powerful draws near, anticipation over the details of the Sam Raimi film continues to build.

Seeing how the film boasts quite the number of A-list celebs in his cast, Celebuzz is breaking down the key characters who make up this re-imaged world.

Oz stars James Franco

Scott Bernberg | February 27, 2013 - 6:40 pm

Listen: Mimi Is ‘Almost Home’

Hit those high notes, Mariah!

It may only be a clip, but the teaser for Mariah Carey’s new single “Almost Home” is enough to whet the appetite of Mimi fans all over the world.

The song, featured on the upcoming soundtrack for Disney’s Oz: The Great and Powerful will officially hit…

Peggy Truong | February 16, 2013 - 5:59 pm

Cast Shines At ‘Oz’ Premiere

Kristin Koch | February 14, 2013 - 1:18 pm

6 Movie Clips You’ll See on Super Bowl Sunday (VIDEO)

It’s a countdown to Super Bowl Sunday, when millions of Americans will watch the Baltimore Ravens face off against the San Francisco 49ers in New Orleans’ Superdome.

But during breaks, interruptions and time-outs, forget the tackles and touchdowns — all attention will turn to the commercials. And despite the fact that a mere…

Cory Lopez | January 30, 2013 - 8:00 pm

3 Witches and a Wizard: 4 New Teaser Posters for ‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ (PHOTOS)

Now that is some witchy poster art.

This week, fans excited about the March 2013 release of Sam Raimi’s Oz The Great and Powerful got a little something to tempt them as four all-new teaser posters for the upcoming Disney film were released.

One of the posters features James Franco as the…

Scott Bernberg | January 25, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Oz on Earth: Where Celebs Go to Get Away From it All (PHOTOS)

Wouldn’t it be great to find your own “Oz on Earth?”

Celebrities who can afford the luxury have scoured the globe to create their own private Oz in some of the most breathtaking and exotic locales on the planet.

Whether it’s the Kardashian sisters living the good life in Miami, Florida,…

Scott Bernberg | December 31, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Countdown to the New Year, Oz Style (VIDEO)

With movie lovers around the world excited about the March 2013 release of Oz The Great and Powerful, Disney has released a special countdown to the New Year especially for fans who are ready to be transported to this fantastic locale.

Check out the New Year’s Countdown video above to see new images…

Scott Bernberg | December 31, 2012 - 12:30 pm

‘Oz: The Great and Powerful’ Gets a New Teaser Poster (PHOTO)

We’ve already seen the trailer for 2013’s Oz: The Great and Powerful starring James Franco and directed by Sam Raimi, now comes a new teaser poster for the film that hints the “witchy” nature of the movie’s plot.

The one-sheet poster features none other than the Wicked Witch herself — presented in such…

Scott Bernberg | December 21, 2012 - 7:00 pm

James Franco Stars in Breakthrough Trailer for ‘Oz The Great and Powerful’ (VIDEO)

One of the most anticipated movie releases of 2013, Oz The Great and Powerful promises to show filmgoers that there’s a lot more to learn about the universally beloved land that exists somewhere over the rainbow.

Starring James Franco as the Wizard, and directed by Sam Raimi, the man behind the lens for…

Scott Bernberg | November 16, 2012 - 12:30 pm

James Franco Is Enchanted by Three Beautiful Witches in New ‘Oz, the Great and Powerful’ Trailer (VIDEO)

Franco, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.

Like Toto and Dorothy after him, James Franco’s wannabe-wizard takes the Tornado Express from Kansas to Oz in the prequel Oz, the Great and Powerful, and, judging by the new trailer released Wednesday (and posted above), he’s in for one bewildering, beautiful, bizarre trip.

Gary Susman | November 14, 2012 - 3:36 pm