MyLeaky Login

Join the largest Harry Potter Social Network on the Web! | FAQ

Leaky News Archives for May 2004

2003 January February March April May June July August September October November December 2005

Movies

New PoA TV Spot

Posted by: Kristin
May 12, 2004, 06:49 AM

Loads of TLC readers have written to tell us of a new Prisoner of Azkaban TV spot, and now Mugglenet has a downloadable version, courtesy of Wandless Magic. They direct that you right click on the link and save the clip to your computer before viewing.
Thanks to Wandless Magic and Mugglenet!

POA IMAX NYC Ticket Sales

Posted by: Melissa
May 11, 2004, 05:08 PM

We have some great news! The theater is still offering tickets for the June 5 afternoon showing - we're hoping to buy out the whole theater - and they're offering them at a discount - although the prices have gone up a little for those who are post-college-graduate-ages.
If you're paying via PayPal - TicketsContinued...

Movies

Official Info About NYC Premiere

Posted by: Melissa
May 11, 2004, 02:35 PM

Business Wire has posted the details of the NYC premiere at Radio City Music Hall; there will be a 2 p.m. press call, 3 p.m. beginning of cast arrivals, and 4 p.m. start time.

Movies

UK Film Rating

Posted by: sue
May 11, 2004, 02:06 PM

CBBC reports that Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban was given a PG certificate by the British Board of Film Classification. As we told you earlier, the Motion Picture Association of America gave a PG rating for POA due to " frightening moments, creature violence, and mild language. "
Also in the CBBC story the runningContinued...

Movies

WB Updates Production Notes & Cast Listing

Posted by: Melissa
May 11, 2004, 08:12 AM

Warner Brothers has posted the cast list and production notes for the film; read and enjoy , but beware: there are a lot of spoilers for both the book and the movie in the production notes. "Constant vigilance!"

Permission to Perform Potter Denied

Posted by: Kristin
May 11, 2004, 07:25 AM


There'll be no wave of the magic Harry Potter wand for the 3-year-old students of a ballet school in southern England.
Choreographer Valerie Le Serve said Monday she was forced to change a 10-minute segment based on the adventures of the boy wizard and his friends after author J.K. Rowling's agent pointedContinued...

Movies

Movie Preview for AOL Users

Posted by: Melissa
May 10, 2004, 06:48 PM

If you're reading this via AOL, you can click here to see AOL's Harry Potter page, which has a "broadcast" (in other words, not a download) of last night's PoA preview, as well as a lot of photos - there doesn't seem to be anything we haven't seen before, but it's a nicely organizedContinued...

Movies

New UK Trailer?

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2004, 06:12 PM

TLC readers have written us telling of a new POA trailer that is being shown in the UK before the film Van Helsing. While most of it is described to be like the newest French trailer for POA, there are some new scenes. Two include the confrontation between Harry and Sirius in the Shrieking Shack,and a transformed Moony and PadfootContinued...

Movies

New Gary Oldman Interview

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2004, 05:00 PM

In the new issue of The Book La, there is good interview with actor Gary Oldman(Sirius Black). A TLC reader sent us the interview, which you can read below. Regarding the cast of POA, Gary Oldman says:
"...And these actors and actresses I was in the theatre with, years ago, that also made it. A dear friend of mine,Continued...

Movies

CBBC article on Cho Chang

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2004, 04:39 PM

CBBC has posted an article quoting Katie Leung's father about Katies reaction to being cast as Cho Chang in the GOF film.
"It's obviously a great part to get and it's a happy time for all the family."

Also in the article is a denial from Warner Brothers regarding the rumour that actress Audrey TautouContinued...

Movies

ABC POA Roundup

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2004, 04:27 PM

For those who did not get the chance to see the new POA preview and the special interviews included on the ABC broadcast, many websites now have them posted.
Dan Radcliffe.com has many video clips up as well as transcripts of them.
Veritaserum.com has a very detailed transcript of the ten minute POA preview.
Also, ABC will be rebroadcastingContinued...

Movies

Even More New POA Pictures

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2004, 07:20 AM

TLC reader Jean wrote us to say during the TV show "Survivor" a POA commercial aired with some new scenes. They include shots of the werewolf in the forest, Ron on the ground, Harry falling off his broom in Quidditch, and a closeup of the marauders map. Click here to see them. Thanks Jean!

Floo Network Update

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2004, 07:10 AM

The Floo Network has been updated, and has some good trivia questions about book 3, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

Movies

ABC POA Preview Updates

Posted by: sue
May 09, 2004, 11:59 PM

DanRadcliffe.com now has up screencaps from the many new scenes that were featured tonight on ABC.
Also, Andrew, from thepotterprofile.com has the video of the ten minute preview of POA. Enjoy!

Movies

VCR Alert: Prisoner Preview Tonight on ABC

Posted by: Melissa
May 09, 2004, 02:59 PM

Just a reminder: Set your tapes for ABC, tonight at 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. EST, for the network premiere of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone and following, a preview of PoA with interviews and footage from the film. Be sure to watch throughout, as the special might include interstitials - smallContinued...

News sub-categories: Art, Audio, Birthdays, Books, Charity, Contests, Education, Events, Exclusives, FAQs, Fans, Featured News, Games, HP References, Holidays, Honors/Awards, Humor, Interviews, Celebs on HP, J.K. Rowling, Legal, Media, Misc, Movies, Music, Opinion, Parody, Products, Release Parties, Religion, Review, Rumor, Sales, Tech, and Widgets