New poster for Sam Raimi’s ‘Oz: The Great and Powerful’ reveals a witch, but which witch is it?





A new poster for Disney and Sam Raimi’s OZ: The Great and Powerful has landed, and it features a rather nasty looking witch. The question is though, which witch is it?

Well, it would appear that no one is giving anything away, and all we have to go on is this image that features the un-named witch in all her black clothed, green skinned, claw fingered, angry faced and rather appealing chested glory! So who the hell is it? Is it Mila Kunis as Theodora, Rachel Weisz as Evanora, or Michelle Williams as Glinda? It is hard to say as all three actresses are very good looking, but the makeup on this witch is just too damned good, and whoever it is it looks nothing like the actress playing her.

Sam Raimi directs from a screenplay written by Mitchell Kapner, and the story is based on the novel written by L. Frank Baum. The credited cast includes James Franco, Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz, Abigail Spencer, Joey King, Zach Braff and Martin Klebba.

Oz: The Great and Powerful arrives in UK cinemas 8th March 2013. For more on the film, click here

Synopsis:

Disney’s fantastical adventure “Oz The Great and Powerful,” directed by Sam Raimi, imagines the origins of L. Frank Baum’s beloved character, the Wizard of Oz. 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 he is the great wizard everyone’s been expecting. Reluctantly drawn into the epic problems facing the Land of Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it is too late. Putting his magical arts to use through illusion, ingenuity—and even a bit of wizardry—Oscar transforms himself not only into the great and powerful Wizard of Oz but into a better man as well.

When small-time magician Oscar Diggs (James Franco) pulls one flimflam too many, he finds himself hurled into the fantastical Land of Oz where he must somehow transform himself into the great and powerful Wizard — and just maybe into a better man as well.

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Matt Wavish
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A keen enthusiast and collector of all horror and extreme films. I can be picky as i like quality in my horror. This doesn't necessarily mean it has to be a classic, but as long as it has something to impress me then i'm a fan. I watch films by the rule that if it doesn't bring out some kind of emotive response then it aint worth watching.

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