New Line Developing Horror Film Based On The Wizard of Oz

The Hollywood Reporter recently revealed that New Line Cinema is working on an original horror film based on The Wizard of Oz. The film will be based on the 1900 novel The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum, which was adapted into the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz.

The story of the novel is well-known, as a young girl named Dorothy and her dog Toto are taken to the magical land of Oz, where she teams up with the Cowardly Lion, the Tinman and the Scarecrow to fight the Wicked Witch of the West.