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Harry Potter Ultimate Edition Blu-rays Coming Soon to the UK

Posted by: Stephanie_J
October 12, 2011, 12:03 AM

According to new listings on the HMV website, Blu-ray Ultimate Editions of the first six Harry Potter films will soon be coming to the UK. Up until recently, these collector's editions have only been available in the U.S.

HMV currently lists the release date for the Ultimate EditionsContinued...

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Scans from Entertainment Weekly: New Interviews with Cast and Crew, Detailed Photos of Props and Sets

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Posted by: Stephanie_J
July 01, 2011, 04:48 PM

As reported yesterday, the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly - out on newsstands today - has fifty pages devoted to the Harry Potter film series.

Scans from this special double issue can now be found in the Leaky galleries, and because there'sContinued...

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Entertainment Weekly Says "Thank You, Harry" In Special Double Issue

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Posted by: Stephanie_J
June 30, 2011, 10:07 AM

With just 14 days to go before the release of "Deathly Hallows: Part 2," Entertainment Weekly's latest issue is largely devoted to all things Harry Potter.

The special double issue featuring a young Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter on the cover hits newsstands this Friday, July 1.Continued...

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Chris Columbus Talks Harry Potter Comparisons to "Percy Jackson" Film in New Interview

Posted by: Edward
February 09, 2010, 05:01 PM

Chris Columbus, director of the first two Harry Potter films, has given an interview to ScreenStar in which he discusses the comparisons between the Harry Potter films and his newest fantasy venture, Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.  TheContinued...

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Director Chris Columbus Reflects on Trio and the First Two Harry Potter Films

Posted by: sue
November 16, 2009, 06:27 PM

As part of the build up to the release of the much anticipated Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Ultimate Edition DVDs due next month, director Chris Columbus is the subject of a new feature in the LA Times Hero ComplexContinued...

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Another Sorcerer's Stone Ultimate Edition Clip Online

Posted by: sue
November 13, 2009, 07:58 PM

More new footage from the upcoming Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Ultimate Collector's Edition is now online. As seen here on youtube, this clip features behind the scenes footage of director Chris Columbus working with Dan Radcliffe (Harry) and Sean Biggerstaff (Oliver Wood) on locationContinued...

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Clips from Ultimate Collectors DVDs Online: Casting Hermione, Ron and CoS Scene

Posted by: sue
November 13, 2009, 10:24 AM

Warner Bros has released two clips from the upcoming Harry Potter Ultimate Collector's Editions DVD. Now online at the official Warner Bros website is a new clip from the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone DVD (the second clip) with director Chris ColumbusContinued...

Filmmaker Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Alfonso Cuarón

Posted by: Edward
November 28, 2008, 01:41 PM

Happy Birthday wishes go out to Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban director Alfonso Cuarón, who is celebrating his 47th birthday today.  Many happy returns, Alfonso.  Cheers!

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Dan, Rupert, and Emma Talk "Half-Blood Prince" and Beyond in New Interviews

Posted by: Edward
November 25, 2007, 05:41 PM

Canada’s Edmonton Sun Newspaper has two new interviews online where they sit down with Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Emma Watson (Hermione Granger), and Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley), along with “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince” director David YatesContinued...

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New York Times Looks Back on the Evolution of Potter Films

Posted by: Edward
July 14, 2007, 05:38 PM

The New York Times has a new article and video feature online contrasting and examining the directors of the first five Harry Potter films, along with the themes, effects and actors that have evolved in step with the films. The article first discusses the four directors of the series:Continued...

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David Yates Discusses Directing "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"

Posted by: Edward
June 20, 2007, 07:15 PM

In an extensive new article on FilmJournal.com, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix director David Yates discusses taking the lead in a production as massive as OotP and gives his thoughts on the process, actors and result. Stepping into the directorial shoes afterContinued...

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Burger King an Inspiration for Ministry Set in "Order of the Phoenix"

Posted by: sue
June 02, 2007, 10:05 AM

Another new report is online about a visit to the set of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, this one from the Northern Echo. In this article, there is a fun mention of how production designer Stuart Craig drew inspiration for the set of the Ministry of Magic from a "BurgerContinued...

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Cast Watch: Julie Walters, Dan Radcliffe, Brendan Gleeson and Chris Columbus

Posted by: Edward
April 27, 2007, 10:26 PM

Actors from the Harry Potter series have been busy lately; here are a few updates on the projects they have been working on.
Actress Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley) will be playing ‘TV standards campaigner’ Mary Whitehouse in a film for BBCContinued...

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Newsweek Interviews Dan Radcliffe on "Phoenix," Fame and More

Posted by: sue
October 22, 2006, 08:41 AM

Newsweek magazine has a brand new interview with actor Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter) where, in two different articles, they discuss a variety of topics including fame, dating (yes to dating, but no one at the moment), and working on the upcoming Harry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixContinued...

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Rupert Grint Mentions Rumors of Chris Columbus Returning to Direct Potter Films Six and Seven

Posted by: sue
October 16, 2006, 08:48 PM

While in LA recently to promote the release of his new film "Driving Lessons" actor Rupert Grint gave several new interviews, including this new video interview with Jewreview.net where Rupert also discussed working on Harry Potter and theContinued...