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Harry Potter Stars and Director Come Together for "Great Expectations"

Posted by: Catherine
August 15, 2012, 01:22 AM

Several Potter stars and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire director Mike Newell are working together once more. This time Ralph Fiennes (Voldemort), Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix), and Robbie Coltrane (Hagrid) have been cast together in a new adaptation of Charles Dicken'sContinued...

Movies

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...

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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Actor Dan Radcliffe, "GoF" Director Mike Newell Nominees on Hospital Club Hot List

Posted by: sue
June 25, 2008, 11:55 AM

Harry Potter actor Dan Radcliffe, “Goblet of Fire” director Mike Newell and Potter producer David Heyman are among those included on the hot list of nominees for The Hospital Club 100. Described as a “private social professional network for those workingContinued...

Books

Actor Daniel Craig Buys Uncorrected Harry Potter Proof at British Movie Auction

Posted by: sue
June 18, 2008, 06:34 PM

Previously we told you of the Great British Movie auction that was to include several rare props from the Harry Potter films as well as a uncorrected proof of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone by J.K. Rowling. That event was held in London, with JamesContinued...

Fiennes

Ralph Fiennes: Not in "Half-Blood Prince," Has Not Signed Yet to Return as Voldemort for "Deathly Hallows"

Posted by: sue
March 04, 2008, 03:31 PM

While promoting his new film "In Bruges" actor Ralph Fiennes gave a new interview where he discusses his role as Lord Voldemort in the Harry Potter series. Ralph says he will not be appearing in the upcoming "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," andContinued...

Pattinson

Robert Pattinson Talks Cedric Diggory, Twilight Movie and More

Posted by: sue
February 25, 2008, 07:08 PM

Actor Robert Pattinson is the subject of a new profile in the Evening Standard Magazine. In the article, Robert discusses his various films including the upcoming Little Ashes about the life of artist Salvador Dali, “Twilight,” based on the popular novels by Stephenie MeyerContinued...

Charity

Harry Potter Stars Attend "Music From the Movies" Charity Concert

Posted by: sue
October 28, 2007, 10:28 PM

As we’ve been telling you, there was to be a benefit charity concert tonight in London that was to feature several of the adult actors from the Harry Potter films. Early photos from the “Music from the Movies” benefit to help Leukemia research are now online. GettyContinued...

HP Cast

Harry Potter Actors on UK Film Council Power List

Posted by: sue
August 12, 2007, 02:07 PM

Several actors from the Harry Potter films are on a list from UK Film Council of the “most powerful British film stars and movie-makers in Hollywood today.” The Telegraph reports that the trio, better known as Dan Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Emma Watson (Hermione) and Rupert Grint (RonContinued...

Movies

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...

Yates Interviews

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...

OotP Film

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...

OotP Film

Dan Radcliffe: "We're the French Resistance"

Posted by: sue
May 06, 2007, 08:55 AM

The L.A. Times has a brand new interview with actor Dan Radcliffe about working on the set of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. In this lengthy new feature on the fifth Harry Potter film, which also contains new quotes from director David Yates confirming again his return to the helm of the Half-BloodContinued...

GoFFilm

More Details on GoF High Def DVD Commentary by Phelps Twins

Posted by: sue
November 28, 2006, 04:10 PM

Thanks to TLC reader Neil, we now have more details on that brand new commentary found on the newly released Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire High Definition DVD. Neil writes that James and Oliver Phelps ("Oliver Phelps has his hair brushed back while James has a side partingContinued...

Filmmaker Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Mike Newell

Posted by: sue
March 28, 2006, 07:07 AM

Goblet of Fire film director Mike Newell is celebrating his 64th birthday today. Happy Birthday Mike!