Rachel Weisz

Sideshow: Wonderful Wizard is still a whiz

11 Mar 2013 11:01:16 GMT

Oh, we're off to see the wizard - and dropping a lot of coin doing it. Oz the Great and Powerful showed its mightiness at the box office on its debut weekend, raking in $80.3 million for the Munchkins at Disney. The 3D prequel to L. Frank Baum's classic tale stars James Franco as the Wizard and Mila Kunis, Michelle Williams, and Rachel Weisz as the witches he finds in Oz. Sam Raimi, who helmed the original Spider-Man trilogy, directed.

Oz conjures up magic numbers in US

11 Mar 2013 11:01:18 GMT

Wizard of Oz prequel Oz the Great and Powerful did not need Dorothy and Toto to conjure up magic numbers at the US and Canadian box office this weekend.

Disney's 'Oz' bewitches box office with $80M debut

11 Mar 2013 11:02:02 GMT

LOS ANGELES (AP) - "Oz the Great and the Powerful" clicked with moviegoers.Disney's 3-D prequel to the classic L. Frank Baum tale "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz" debuted in first place and earned $80.3 million at the weekend box office in the U.S. and Canada and $69.9 million overseas, according

Disney’s ‘Oz’ prequel scores box office gold

11 Mar 2013 11:02:14 GMT

There was no place like ‘Oz’ at the weekend box office.

Legislature: what to watch

11 Mar 2013 11:02:37 GMT

BISMARCK - North Dakota's Legislature is in its last week before its midseason break, and lawmakers are finishing up committee work and considering remaining bills in their respective chambers.