"My pitch was ‘How do we get people who went to ‘Lord of the Rings’ to embrace this?’ " McFarlane said. "I want to create (an interpretation) that has a 2007 wow factor. You’ve still got Dorothy trapped in an odd place, but she’s much closer to the Ripley from ‘Alien’ than a helpless singing girl."
Sorry, Todd. I don't see it, unless your vision of Oz has changed significantly over the last two years.
Because this depiction of Dorothy? Doesn't even remotely remind me of Ripley.
More of the 2005 McFarlane Oz series here.
(first link via Ed Champion)