Category Archives: Harry Potter

Ranking the Harry Potter Movies

Tonight, me, Rachel, Jeremy and Abby got together one more time, to bring our Harry Potter film discussion to a close by giving our own rankings of the nine films (the eight in the Harry Potter series, plus Fantastic Beasts … Continue reading

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Re-Reading Harry Potter: Final Thoughts

I’ve re-read all the Harry Potter books and re-watched all the films, and participated in a series of podcasts to discuss the latter. I’ve read the script of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and watched Fantastic Beasts and Where to … Continue reading

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Talking Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

Today, Rachel Wagner and I finally got round to what our Harry Potter re-watches were building towards: discussing Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them. Unfortunately Jeremy and Abby were unavailable this week, and it looked like it might be … Continue reading

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Film review: Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them

After a very long wait, it’s finally here: Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, the spinoff based upon one of Harry Potter’s textbooks, set in the same world decades before Harry was born, and with the screenplay written by … Continue reading

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Talking Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2

It’s now just a couple of weeks until the release of Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, and me, Rachel, Jeremy and Abby have finished our series of Harry Potter discussion videos, by talking about Harry Potter and the … Continue reading

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Talking Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1

Our latest Harry Potter film discussion, this time for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 – discussing all sorts of things, from the problems with the trio’s extended camping trip, to whether the nudity in the Horcrux scene was inappropriate. It … Continue reading

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Film review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2

As of this writing, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 is the eighth highest grossing film of all time; in fact, it marks the only occasion that I actually went to the cinema to find the performance I … Continue reading

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Re-Reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Chapters 33-36, Epilogue and Final Thoughts

Chapter 33 – The Prince’s Tale The deaths of Remus and Tonks feel quite understated considering what significant characters they were. Still, it would be unrealistic for Harry to be present for every major character death. Well, I can honestly … Continue reading

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Re-Reading Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Chapters 28-32

Chapter 28 – The Missing Mirror What else could Aberforth’s Patronus be but a goat? Though according to Pottermore, it is unusual for a Patronus to take the form of the wizard’s favourite animal. (When I took the test, mine … Continue reading

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Film review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1

Now that I’ve covered the arrival at Shell Cottage and Voldemort taking the Elder Wand in my re-read blogging, it’s time to review Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1! For all my reviews of the Harry Potter films, I’ve … Continue reading

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