Also in this playlist...
This transcript is automatically generated
But it was -- -- -- evolves but let's just admit it the film really was all about Dorothy but now Disney has a new take on it wound that is still has -- -- Dennis.
Have played well here comes Oz the great and powerful if -- 300 million dollar gamble on reinventing.
The most watched movie of all time.
Oz is a prequel to The Wizard of Oz and it's one of the biggest risks that -- -- taken since last year.
And the debacle of John Carter this 55 -- that -- the -- house to take a 200 million dollar write down.
At all odds opens this Friday just one week after the disappointing debut of another costly -- extravaganza.
Jack the giant slayer from Time Warner's new line.
That -- -- number one at the US box office last week -- it grossed only 28 million dollar that means it's probably a lose money for new line.
Now on the great and powerful reportedly cost 200 million dollars to make plus a hundred million the market if you're wondering how film could cost so much.
Consider one metric from the Hollywood reporter.
Just five seconds of computer affects.
Cost 40000 dollars to make.
That is no -- the -- cowardly lion in this one instead you have the rather eccentric James Franco he has picked after Robert Downey junior and Johnny -- past.
And three -- which it's played by Michelle Williams Rachel Weiss and Mila Kunis.
Giving whole new -- to the classic line from what their cause of YouTube night -- Adding to the risk is that Disney is trying to update a classic.
But it did well -- -- Alice in Wonderland and if this odd source.
Nobody in Hollywood has a better job of turning that into billions of dollars and ancillary revenue over coming years see Toy Story.
Pirates of the -- And most recently the avengers actually.
Thank you very much Dennis great in this nation to did you think.
Amounts of -- -- little scary so you know you box and applicants.
The adults gonna go see -- -- -- -- does see that's that'll be fine now of those monkeys are even scarier than the original and that 88 Baghdad laid out.
I flying monkeys and I'm not reduce them it.
Filter by section