Buzz has been surrounding Disney's take on the classic Oz story, and now "Oz: The Great and Powerful" has a release date. Fans will have to wait until March 8, 2013 to get a glimpse of this 3D prequel to the Judy Garland classic.
With Sam Raimi directing, the film will tell the story of how the wizard, as portrayed by James Franco, came to be in Oz. Also on board to star in the film as one of the two witches who controls Oz is Mila Kunis. Rachel Weisz is rumored to be in talks to play the other witch, while Michelle Williams may be in negotiations to play Glinda the Good Witch.