This is my favourite opening animated credits since… actually, since Spider-Man 2. Sam Raimi has had some wonderful collaborators.
As well as the chatter between Jason and myself you’ll also be able to hear some of my interview with Sam Raimi.
The remake of The Evil Dead premiered last night at the SXSW festival, and judging from social media accounts, the crowd were most pleased. And shocked. And disgusted. In a good way.
The stats are in and it’s official: Oz The Great and Powerful is a smash hit. I expect it’s really rather likely that Disney will push their sequel plans all the way to fruition but when they do, will they still have director Sam Raimi on side?
I sat down with Sam Raimi last weekend to go through everything he learned while making Oz the Great and Powerful.
I haven’t made a secret of my affection for Sam Raimi’s Oz The Great and Powerful. I saw the film for the second time tonight and I’m certainly not done with it yet. And neither, it seems, are Disney…
This new film is being produced by Sam Raimi and written by David Lindsay-Abaire, the director and co-writer of this weekend’s Oz the Great and Powerful – and as you may have noticed, two of my favourites.
Straight from the horse’s mouth.
Sam Raimi about to get started on Evil Dead 4? Groovy: Sam Raimi’s in London right now to do press on his wonderful, marvelous Oz the Great and Powerful. Tonight he held a Meet the Filmmakers event with Zach Braff and, …
Sam and Ivan Raimi to crack out the typewriters again.
With just over a week to go, Disney have issued one final trailer for Oz the Great and Powerful. I saw the film tonight…
I’m not sure these can be considered a spoiler for reasons I can explain, but let’s have a look at them anyway.
This magic bubble transit system looks almost as cool as a monorail.
There are two films with screenplays credited to Sam Raimi, Joel Coen and Ethan Coen. This is the really, really nuts one.
This film has lots of ingredients I like – including that lush colour design.
Disney have recently manufactured some appropriate confusion as to whether it’s Rachel Weisz or Mila Kunis playing The Wicked Witch of the West in Oz the Great and Powerful.
Rachel Weisz vs. Mila Kunis vs. the artist’s impression.
Alasdair Stuart takes a look at the latest Oz trailer and gets a little carried away.