The anticipated Wizard of OZ prequel, Oz the Great and Powerful, hits cinemas next month.
There's no scarecrow, tin man or Dorothy in Spider-Man director Sam Raimi's Land of Oz. No ruby slippers or Toto, too.
But there's James Franco as Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus magician with dubious ethics, who is hurled away from dusty Kansas to the vibrant Land of Oz.
Upon arrival in the magical realm he thinks he's hit the jackpot-fame and fortune are his for the taking. But then he meets three witches, Theodora (Mila Kunis), Evanora (Rachel Weisz) and Glinda (Michelle Williams), who are not convinced he is the great wizard everyone's been expecting.
Reluctantly drawn into the epic problems facing the Land of Oz and its inhabitants, Oscar must find out who is good and who is evil before it is too late.
Putting his magical arts to use through illusion, ingenuity - and even a bit of wizardry- Oscar transforms himself not only into the great and powerful wizard but into a better man as well.
Thanks to Disney we have 5 prize packs to give away, each includes a double pass for the movie, an Oz iPhone 4/4s case and an Oz T-shirt.
Disney's Oz the Great and Powerful opens in New Zealand theatres on March 7. More about the movie www.disneymovie.co.nz
How to win:
To enter the competition, watch the trailer and tell us the name of Oscar's monkey companion.
Email the answer to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, post code and phone number before 10am on Friday, March 1 to go in the draw. Please ensure the email subject line says, OZ.
Terms and Conditions:
Prize winners will be determined from a random draw of eligible entries received before 10am on Thursday, March 1. Only one entry per person will be accepted.
Prize cannot be exchanged for cash or other property.
Employees of Fairfax New Zealand's corporate office and www.stuff.co.nz, and their immediate families, are not eligible for the prize.
Terms and conditions for the double pass
Admit two (2) - Pass is exchangeable at participating EVENT, Hoyts, Reading, Berkeley or participating Independent Cinemas for two complimentary tickets to OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL.
This pass is not valid on Tuesdays, public holidays or after 5pm on Saturdays or for EVENT Cinemas Gold Class, EVENT Cinemas Cinema Deluxe, IMAX, Hoyts La Premiere, Hoyts Half Pipe, Reading Gold Lounge, Berkeley Circle Lounge or any other premium seating offer.
Tickets must be taken as offered and are not exchangeable, transferable or redeemable for cash.
This ticket is available during 'No Comps' or 'No Free List' periods.
Please check whether this film is playing in your region.
Fairfax New Zealand Limited's Managing Director, Publishing, will make a final determination if any matter is disputed.
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