This is an updating of the Wizard of Oz . DG ( Zooey Deschanel ), a young woman in Kansas, hates small-town life and wants to travel the world. It's as if she doesn't belong there ...
DG escapes to the OZ, where she meets Ewok-like Munchkin types. She teams up with scarecrow-like Glitch (Alan Cumming - GoldenEye ), spineless lion Raw (Raoul Trujillo) and Cain the Tin Man (Neal McDonough - ).
The heroes get to Emerald City, and try to get an audience with the Mystic Man (Richard Dreyfuss - Jaws).
DG discovers her personal history and the reason for her adoption.
The team go South. DG has a flashback, and discovers the origins of the Wicked Witch.