Videos: “50 Greatest Harry Potter Moments”

Jul 29, 2011

Posted by: Mel


As readers may recall, ITV recently aired a special entitled “50 Greatest Harry Potter Moments.” We now have both the list of those great moments, as well videos of the special in which the cast and J.K. Rowling comment on those moments. You can view the list and watch the videos below.

50. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – Harry, Ron, and Hermione first meet on the Hogwarts Express
49. Order of the Phoenix – Welcome to the Ministry of Magic (Harry and Arthur Weasley)
48. Chamber of Secrets – Ron’s Howler from his mother in the Great Hall
47. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – The Mirror of Erised (Harry seeing his parents)
46. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – Harry and Hermione dancing in the tent
45. Chamber of Secrets – Dobby levitating the cake at Privet Drive
44. Prisoner of Azkaban – The Dementor attack in the Hogwarts Express
43. Chamber of Secrets – Harry and Ron in the Flying Ford Anglia
42. Prisoner of Azkaban – The Knight Bus at Privet Drive
41. Prisoner of Azkaban – Sirius Black and Harry bonding at Hogwarts
40. Goblet of Fire – The Quidditch World Cup
39. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – Ron and Harry’s fight in the tent
38. Chamber of Secrets – The Cornish Pixies attach Defence Against the Dark Arts class
37. Prisoner of Azkaban – Remus Lupin turns into a werewolf
36. Order of the Phoenix – Harry’s first kiss with Cho Chang in the Room of Requirement
35. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – Harry’s left with the Dursleys at Privet Drive
34. Goblet of Fire – The Yule Ball, and Hermione growing up
33. Prisoner of Azkaban – Aunt Marge’s Comeuppence via Harry
32. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – Owls deliver Harry’s Hogwarts letter at Privet Drive
31. Goblet of Fire – Harry returns with Cedric Diggory’s dead body
30. Order of the Phoenix – Harry’s detention with Dolores Umbridge
29. Half-Blood Prince – The Millennium Bridge is destroyed
28. Half-Blood Prince – Dumbledore drinks to uncover a Horcrux
27. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – The Seven Harrys
26. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – The Tale of the Three Brothers
25. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – The Chess Room and Match
24. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – Harry’s trip to Ollivander’s Wand Shop
23. Goblet of Fire – The Second Task in the lake
22. Order of the Phoenix – Dementors attack Harry and Dudley in the underpass
21. Prisoner of Azkaban – Harry conjures his Patronus in the Forbidden Forest
20. Half-Blood Prince – Ron under the love potion
19. Chamber of Secrets – Harry and Ron turn into Goyle and Crabbe via Polyjuice Potion
18. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – Ron destroys the locket Horcrux
17. Goblet of Fire – Voldemort is resurrected
16. Goblet of Fire – The Arrival of the Beauxbatons girls
15. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – Bathida Bagshot’s revelation at Godric’s Hollow
14. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – The Sorting ceremony at the opening feast
13. Prisoner of Azkaban – Meeting Buckbeak in Care of Magical Creatures class
12. Order of the Phoenix – Sirius Black’s death
11. Goblet of Fire – Harry and Voldemort’s duel in the graveyard
10. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – Hagrid tells Harry he’s a wizard
9. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – First Quidditch match
8. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – The journey to Platform 9 3/4
7. Order of the Phoenix – Fred and George’s Fireworks’ extravaganza
6. Prisoner of Azkaban – Hermione punches Draco Malfoy
5. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – Harry enters Diagon Alley for the first time
4. Order of the Phoenix – Dumbledore and Voldemort’s duel in the Ministry
3. Deathly Hallows: Part 1 – Dobby’s sacrifice and death
2. Half-Blood Prince – Snape kills Dumbledore
1. Philosopher’s/Sorcerer’s Stone – The first look at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
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