HBO Max Is Streaming All 8 Harry Potter Films!

HBO Max Is Streaming All 8 Harry Potter Films!

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HBO Max started streaming it’s content which also means that the Harry Potter films are all streaming on the app. Even the sequel to the spin off franchise, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, are available to watch on the app. Image via Seventeen This is great news for all Harry Potter fans! Also for WarnerBros who have fought for the streaming rights for all of their library. Harry Potter especially, considering all of the films in total grossed two billon dollars. However, the films weren’t in the original plans for HBO Max due to NBCUniversial …

‘Dune’ Fills ‘Fantastic Beasts 3’ 2020 Release Date Spot

‘Dune’ Fills ‘Fantastic Beasts 3’ 2020 Release Date Spot

Denis Villeneuve’s Dune remake now has a release date. Warner Bros. announced that the film will come out on November 20th, 2020. This is the second film adaptation of Frank Herbert’s 1965 science-fiction epic after the 1984 film by David Lynch. Dune follows the Atreides family as they acquire control of the planet Arrakis, a desert planet that is the only source of a valuable drug that can extend human life on Earth. The novel explores the various royal families and political figures all fighting over control of the drug. The all-star cast features Timothée Chalamet, Oscar Isaac, Zendaya, Stellan …

New ‘Crimes of Grindelwald’ Controversy Angers Harry Potter Fans

New ‘Crimes of Grindelwald’ Controversy Angers Harry Potter Fans

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Crimes of Grindelwald has been controversial for years, most notably because of Johnny Depp‘s casting. Despite his acclaim as an actor, Depp lost traction with fans after allegations of domestic abuse surfaced during his divorce from Amber Heard. While J.K. Rowling remains “delighted” with Depp’s involvement in the movie, many fans don’t share the excitement. Depp has even touted his involvement in the film as evidence of his innocence, citing J.K. Rowling’s ability to judge character as proof that it was appropriate for him to retain the role. This seriously didn’t help his case (or prove anything whatsoever).   …

New Harry Potter Fan Theory May Reveal TRUE Identity of Voldemort’s Mother

New Harry Potter Fan Theory May Reveal TRUE Identity of Voldemort’s Mother

Voldemort has a face only a mother could love, especially if your mother is a snake or at least that’s what some Harry Potter theorists are saying. That’s right, they’re theorizing that Voldemort’s mother is a snake! Not just any snake, the theory is that Voldemort’s mother is Nagini, the Maledictus with a blood curse that transforms her into a vicious reptile in the upcoming Fantastic Beast movie.     Image via Study Breaks     It’s a bit bizarre but hear me out. Based on this Reddit post, they speculate that Fantastic Beast will tie into the birth of …

JK Rowling Responds to Accusations of ‘Racism’ Surrounding Nagini Storyline in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

JK Rowling Responds to Accusations of ‘Racism’ Surrounding Nagini Storyline in ‘Fantastic Beasts’

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In the latest trailer of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, fans were surprised to see Nagini make an appearance. More interestingly, she’s not just a Voldemort’s Horcrux, as we all knew her, but a Maledictus, a new magical category in the Wizarding World!   This surprising introduction of a new character has caused controversy, however, as some critics have raised the issue of racism.     Image via SBOC Media     Wearing a scale-like silver dress and grape-colored lips, Claudia Kim, a Korean actress, morphs into a snake with red, cold eyes in the crowds of people. We cannot help but admire …