The first trailer for Oz: The Great and Powerful dropped today at Comic-Con, and the Sam Raimi-directed prequel to The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, which is slated for a March 2013 release, looks like it will be a sight to behold.
The movie tells how the Wizard arrived in Oz and became the ruler:
Starring James Franco as a magician who is transported to the faraway land, eventually transforming into Oz: The Great and Powerful. We are also introduced to three witches, played by Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, and Michelle Williams.
After Franco's character ends up being drawn into the epic problems facing this strange new world, the legendary Wizard of Oz is born.
What do you think of the trailer? Are you excited for the movie?