Oz The Great And The Powerful (2013)

Oz The Great And The PowerfulHaving returned to Kansas with his travelling circus, magician Oscar Diggs (James Franco) is shown to be a fraud when he cannot heal a young girl who is unable to walk. Forced to flee on a colleague’s hot air balloon, Oscar is pulled into an approaching tornado and transported to the land of Oz. Discovered in the wreckage of his balloon by a witch named Theadora (Mila Kunis), he is informed of a prophecy which predicts the arrival of a saviour — one which she believes concerns him personally. Theadora is not the only witch in Oz with the prophesy in mind, however, and both Evanora (Rachel Weisz) and Glinda (Michelle Williams) have plans for Oscar of their own. Read more of this post

The Bourne Legacy (2012)

While Jason Bourne hunts down answers in Europe, one secret CIA operative at a time, Alex Cross (Jeremy Renner) is camped out in the Alaskan tundra on a training mission. Pretending to have lost his medication in the wilderness, Cross uses a meeting with a fellow Outcome asset to replenish his supplies, shortly before a military drone opens fire on their lodgings and leaves the pair for dead. Returning to America just in time to save his medical examiner (Rachel Weisz) from a hit team, Cross deduces that the CIA is trying to shut down Operation Outcome and sets off for Manila so that Dr. Marta Shearing can eliminate his need for the drugs by making their effects – increased strength and intelligence – permenant. Eager to avoid another crisis akin to Treadstone or Blackbriar, Eric Byer (Edward Norton) unleashes a next generation supersoldier (Louis Ozawa Changchien) to tie up the remaining loose ends. Read more of this post