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Making a Case for Midnight

Making a Case for Midnight

By Fergus Campbell

December 18, 2017

When I was ten years old and deeply invested in the Harry Potter films, I attended a screening of Deathly Hallows Part 1 with friends at 12:01 AM, the morning of its official release. Yes, red carpet premieres had already taken place and an international rollout meant that thousands witnessed the pe...

A Fantastic Film is Unleashed

A Fantastic Film is Unleashed

By Maddie Asch

December 21, 2016

Once again, the magical world of Harry Potter has been opened to the masses with yet another film in a series of nine.  “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” derived from a fictional Hogwarts textbook, is JK Rowling's first screenplay and introduces the American wizarding community of the 1...

Getting Personal with Harry Potter

Getting Personal with Harry Potter

By Cassie Jeong

May 12, 2012

Fans of the Harry Potter franchise, hold your hippogriffs. Pottermore.com, a website designed by author J.K. Rowling with TH_NK and Sony, officially opened to the public on April 14. The site was previously only available to a “very small number” of beta testers, who gained access in 2011 by completing...