“Oz The Great And Powerful” Review: Sam Raimi Manages To Fill Some Mighty Big Ruby Slippers
Published 03/06/2013, Reuters
In revisiting the iconic 1939 classic “The Wizard of Oz” (and the L. Frank Baum novels that inspired it), there are any number of missteps that director Sam Raimi (“Spider-Man,” “Drag Me to Hell”) and screenwriters Mitchell Kapner (“The Whole Nine Yards”) and David Lindsay-Abaire (“Rabbit Hole”) could have taken on that particular Yellow Brick Road.Word count: 891
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