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News Briefs: Mark Wahlberg Wants a 'Boardwalk Empire' Movie; Sylvester Stallone Continues to Hint at 'Rambo 5'

By: Peter Martin on January 2, 2015 at 10:31AM Comments

Boardwalk EmpireAlso: Sam Raimi says he "messed up plenty" with Spider-Man 3. Plus: Watch Ethan Hawke in intriguing new clip from time-travel thriller Predestination.

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News Briefs: The Tough Cookies in 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies'; Cool 'Ex Machina' Trailer

By: Peter Martin on October 31, 2014 at 7:52AM Comments

Pride and Prejudice and ZombiesPlus: Sam Raimi reteaming with Evil Dead director.

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News Briefs: Javier Bardem Wanted for 'Pirates 5' Villain; First 'Jurassic World' Poster

By: Peter Martin on October 14, 2014 at 10:18PM Comments

SkyfallAlso: Watch a new Foxcatcher trailer. Plus: Sam Raimi's surprising new project.

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Chatter: Who Should Replace Sam Raimi as Director of the Oz Sequel?

By: Sean OConnell on March 11, 2013 at 4:04PM Comments (20)

Disney revealed plans to move forward with a sequel to Oz the Great and Powerful, which earned $80 million over the weekend. But Sam Raimi has said he likely wouldn't be interested in directing a sequel. So who should replace him? 

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Sam Raimi Chats About James Franco, 'Spider-Man 4' and 'World of Warcraft'

By: Derrick Deane on March 6, 2013 at 2:43PM Comments

Sam Raimi shares his first impressions of James Franco, what happened with Spider-Man 4 and the biggest obstacle that faced World of Warcraft. You can read the full interview over on Vulture

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Meet the Wicked Witch of the West in New 'Oz' Poster

By: Sean OConnell on December 19, 2012 at 12:56PM Comments (6)

The marketing material for Sam Raimi's Oz the Great and Powerful has done a pretty good job of hiding the Wicked Witch of the West. No longer. 

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Three Things We Learned from the New 'Oz: The Great and Powerful' Trailer

By: Sean OConnell on November 14, 2012 at 7:01AM Comments (10)

Walt Disney Pictures pulled back the curtain on its longest trailer yet for Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful. What were we shown? And what can we learn about next year's fantasy thriller that we didn't know already? Let's analyze the clip. 

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Full Triptych Poster for 'Oz: The Great and Powerful' Revealed

By: Derrick Deane on November 13, 2012 at 11:35AM Comments (10)

Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful reveals a new "triptych" banner poster. Check out the gorgeous new one-sheet inside and be sure to check back tomorrow for a new trailer!

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Meet the Wicked Witch in New 'Oz the Great and Powerful' Poster

By: Sean OConnell on November 1, 2012 at 9:18AM Comments (3)

A return trip to the mysterious land of Oz has to mean a reunion with the Wicked Witch of the West … one of Hollywood's most notorious villain. Want to see what the witch will look like in Sam Raimi's planned movie? Of course you do. Click inside.

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Daily Recap: Sam Raimi Blocks 'Evil Dead 4' From Happening, Talks Up 'Wildly Bloody' Remake

By: Derrick Deane on August 28, 2012 at 6:03PM Comments

Busy day for Sam Raimi. First, a court block an outside production company from moving forward with Evil Dead 4 as the company claims Raimi's disinterest is akin to trademark abandonment. Then the director talks up a "wildly bloody" remake. Also, Fame gets rebooted (again), another Avengers behind the scenes clip and Kick-Ass 2 adds a villain.

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Fanboy Fix: Jessica Biel Out of 'The Wolverine,' Raimi Drops 'Warcraft,' Marvel May Try to Fit 'Ant-Man' into 2014 Slate

By: Derrick Deane on July 18, 2012 at 11:44AM Comments

Talks have broken down and Jessica Biel is no longer in line to play Viper in The Wolverine. Also, Sam Raimi has dropped out of the long-gestating World of Warcraft movie and could Edgar Wright's Ant-Man be Marvel's third movie for 2014?

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Six Dazzling New Pics From Sam Raimi's 'Oz: The Great and Powerful'

By: Derrick Deane on July 17, 2012 at 10:54AM Comments (3)

Looking to ride the wave of interest from their Thursday Hall H panel where they screened the first trailer for Oz: The Great and Powerful, Disney has released six dazzling new images from Sam Raimi's The Wizard of Oz prequel. Check out the images and the trailer which debuted at Comic-Con and let us know what you think.

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Exclusive SDCC 'Oz: The Great and Powerful' Video Interviews: Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, and Sam Raimi

By: Trey Alexander on July 13, 2012 at 12:41PM Comments

Mila KunisCheck out our exclusive Comic-Con video interviews with Oz: The Great and Powerful director Sam Raimi, and witch actors Mila Kunis and Michelle Williams.

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SDCC Hall H Recap: Day 1 Features Cult Movie Icons and a Bunch of 'Expendables'

By: Derrick Deane on July 12, 2012 at 11:31PM Comments

Day One of Hall H panels at Comic-Con featured a bunch of cult movie icons ranging from Tim Burton and Sam Raimi to the legendary Jackie Chan. But the day really belonged to a bunch of Expendables, including Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger and more!

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Daily Recap: Matt Damon in 'Elysium,' Katy Perry Talks Whipped Cream Bras and Peacocks That Sound Like Cats

By: Derrick Deane on July 5, 2012 at 5:18PM Comments

A first look at Matt Damon in Elysium has appeared along with new posters for The Dark Knight Rises, Premium Rush and Sam Raimi's Oz: The Great and Powerful. Also, our exclusive Katy Perry interview, Kate Beckinsale talks Total Recall (among other things) and might Valerie Perez fit the mold of Wonder Woman?

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