Disney’s “Oz The Great And Powerful” will arrive on Blu-ray and DVD on June 11, 2013. Here’s a description of the movie:
A small-time magician is swept away to an enchanted land and is forced into a power struggle between three witches.
And here are the Blu-ray bonus features:
The Magic of “Oz The Great and Powerful” (Second Screen Experience) – An immersive Second Screen experience that details all things Oz. From an interactive map full of secrets and surprises, to an inside look at the spectacular world of Oz. All fans need to do is download the special “The Magic of Oz The Great and Powerful: Second Screen” App (which is free and currently available for immediate download at the iTunes Store for iPads) which provides fans with infinite opportunities to remain connected to their favorite film, its cast of characters and to dive deeper into the magical world of Oz. This App provides exclusive access to invigorating and exclusive content including:
The Enchanting Characters and Creatures of Oz – From Munchkins and Tinkers to good witches, bad witches, and flying baboons, this piece follows each character and creature of the Land of Oz from inspiration to final outcome.
The Sounds of Magical Oz – What adds fragility to the sounds of China Girl’s footsteps; ferocity to the tornado; or weight to the flutter of Finley’s flapping wings?
Sleight of Hand: Zach Braff Puppet Theater – Actor, and voice of Finley, Zach Braff introduces viewers to the Finley mockup.
Mariah Carey Music Video
My Journey in Oz by James Franco – A personal story produced and directed by James Franco.
Mr. Elfman’s Musical Concoctions – An interview with composer Danny Elfman unveils his inspiration in scoring “Oz The Great And Powerful.”
China Girl and the Suspension of Disbelief – This feature uncloaks the several forms of movie magic employed to bring China Girl to life, from the initial artwork and character design, to the on-set puppeteering during filmmaking, and finally, through each stage of the visual-effects process; and includes an interview with Joey King, the voice of China Girl.
Before Your Very Eyes: From Kansas to Oz – Production designer Robert Stromberg takes viewers through the set design of the Land of Oz, from sketching his original ideas on a napkin, through to the final set pieces and the accompanying visual effects.
Mila’s Metamorphosis – Lead makeup artist Howard Berger expands on one of the oldest, most tried-and-true forms of movie magic: makeup design and effects.
Walt Disney and the Road to Oz – It is well known that Walt Disney had a fascination with the Land of Oz since he was a child. See how that fascination grew into inspiration as he began planning for his own adaptation of the stories in the classic Baum books.
Have you seen “Oz The Great And Powerful” yet? Or have you been holding out to watch it at home?
If you haven’t seen Disney’s “Oz The Great And Powerful” movie in theaters yet, you can check out the opening title sequence below! We love how the opening sequence is in black and white and how it evokes the same feeling that the original “The Wizard Of Oz” movie did. Check it out and let us know what you think!
Some fans are upset that the sequence gives away a spoiler! Did you catch it? And do you think Disney should have included the spoiler in the opening credits?
Watch the video of Joey King talking about “Oz The Great And Powerful” at Radio Disney!
Actress Joey King lent her voice to Disney’s “Oz The Great And Powerful” as the character China Girl! The movie, which is currently out in theaters is doing really well, and Joey is really excited about how much everyone loves her character. Have YOU seen the movie yet?
Joey recently visited the Radio Disney studio where she hung out with Radio Disney host Jake Whetter. The duo spoke about witches and wizards, and magic powers! If you could have magic powers, what would YOU want to be able to do?
Do you own any of the “Oz The Great And Powerful” OPI nail polishes?