Tag Archives: Harry Potter

Fantastic Beasts Was Originally Conceived As Mock-Documentary

With the “Harry Potter” franchise having made over US$8 billion worldwide, more movies were pretty much a no-brainer for Warner Bros. But since authour JK Rowling didn’t have any more stories (then), the studio went for a spinoff that she did indeed write. But apparently, the movie adaptation might’ve gone in a very different direction.Continue Reading

First Look! Harry Potter’s Diagon Alley At Universal Studios Orlando

Electroshadow made a visit to The Harry Potter Exhibition on its Singapore stop, and found it to be quite the charming experience. You can read about it here. That was just a warm-up for what the powers-that-be have in store for us. Universal Studios Orlando (Florida) has a Harry Potter attraction in their Islands of AdventureContinue Reading

Warner Bros Doing Harry Potter Spinoff Film Fantastic Beasts & Where To Find Them

The “Harry Potter” film saga is the highest grossing in history, earning over US$7.7 billion worldwide. Naturally, Warner Bros would want to keep milking author JK Rowling’s property. And now, they can. Her book “Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them” is being adapted for the big screen. Inspired by Harry Potter’s Hogwarts textbook ofContinue Reading

Electroshadow Visits Harry Potter The Exhibition

Harry Potter lives! Marie B explores the world of the boy wizard who refuses to die, at Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands…

Harry Potter Director Takes On Fantasy Novel Your Voice In My Head

Director David Yates had a huge breakthrough in his career when he was yanked out of doing primarily TV work to helm the biggest filmic franchise in history. He was the man behind the last four entries in the “Harry Potter” series. Where do you go from such a high? Most filmmakers would probably doContinue Reading

Emma Watson In Beauty & The Beast Remake!

Now that the “Harry Potter” series has come to an end (for now), the stars are looking elsewhere to keep themselves from the unemployment line. Not that they need to worry. They’re already obscenely wealthy as it is. Former Hermione Granger (and future Mrs. Weasley) Emma Watson is sticking to the fantasy genre for now.Continue Reading

Jason Isaacs Talks Harry Potter 7 (Part 2)

Jason Isaacs has played quite a number of unpleasant and unsympathetic characters in his career. He does have that icy, aloof look. But by all accounts, the British actor is a really nice guy, polite, patient and charming with anyone who interviews him. Nolene Clark of The LA Times has the pleasure to do justContinue Reading

Listening To A Legend

A slight change of scenery from the usual film reviews. This is a review of a classical concert, honouring one of cinema’s greatest living composers…