Director: Sam Raimi
Starring: James Franco, Michelle Williams, Rachel Weisz, Mila Kunis
Review: 3 stars (of five)
I enjoyed Oz, The Great and Powerful, because it had a great cast, captivating visuals and, most importantly, Sam Raimi at the helm. For many, enjoyment is the first and last question: I had a good time watching the film, and that’s all that needs be said. People as clear-headed as that, however, do not sit around typing up movie reviews, so none of us are getting out of here that easily.
I had three questions or criteria to apply to this new adventure into the magical land invented by Frank L. Baum and made sacred in...