All posts from “Harry Potter”

Newsbites: The children's literature edition!

July 28, 2009 1:28 AM

1. The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader began principal photography yesterday ... and it sounds like the filmmakers may once again be adding more unnecessary peril and more gratuitous World War II footage to C.S. Lewis's...

Newsbites: The fantasy edition!

June 15, 2009 10:12 AM

1. Taylor Kitsch will play the title character in John Carter of Mars, and his X-Men Origins: Wolverine co-star Lynn Collins will play the Martian princess Dejah Thoris. Thomas Haden Church has also indicated that he, too, may have a...

Newsbites: The fantasy edition!

April 18, 2009 9:00 PM

1. It has been public knowledge for years now that the studios behind the film version of The Hobbit want to make it a two-movie series that will connect in some way to Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings...

How important is "accuracy" in a movie?

March 5, 2009 4:54 PM

No time to post anything terribly in-depth right now, but a question has been nagging at me, so I thought I'd throw it out there. There has been a lot of talk lately -- a lot -- about Zack Snyder's...

'I am Wiccan. It is my craft. It is my life.'

February 11, 2009 12:09 AM

This commentary from The American Daily surmises that Hollywood and "the media" have contributed to the rise of Wicca . . . especially singling out the Harry Potter books and films. The Harry Potter books, probably the best-known books on...