Movie Review: FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM

By: Dani

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The day finally came. After months and months of posting about the Harry Potter prequel/spin-off, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, I was finally sitting in the  theater waiting for the famous Harry Potter score to start playing. I was so excited. I was in a room full of HP fans all waiting for this moment. We got there early, we sat in those movie theater seats for FOREVER, we watched ridiculous commercials, we idly passed the time by answering the trivia questions in our heads, we sat though 25 minutes of previews, and then…the music started. And we were all back. Back in our Harry Potter happy places. Continue reading

Geek News: HARRY POTTER BACK IN THEATERS!

By: Dani

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Did you miss seeing any of the HP films on the big screen? Well, here is your chance to rectify that huge problem. It was just announced that all eight Harry Potter films are being re-released in IMAX for one week only! Yes, IMAX. That is quite a big difference than just regular release. So if IMAX makes you sick or gives you a headache, then this is not for you. Sorry ’bout that! But even you can appreciate a HP re-release, right?!? Continue reading

Geek News: THREE NEW HARRY POTTER STORIES COMING SOON

By: Dani

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Potterheads, it just keeps getting better. It was just announced that we can expect to have three more Harry Potter stories releasing next month! The 3 short stories will be available as eBooks and are a part of a new series called “Pottermore Presents…” The stories do not focus on Harry and friends but will instead focus on Hogwarts and all of the secrets the magical school holds. J.K. Rowling said after the release of the Cursed Child that Harry’s story is done. Sad face. But alas, the world of Harry Potter is not done! Continue reading

Geek News: ‘ASCENDANT’ HEADED STRAIGHT FOR TV

By: Dani

There is some potentially disappointing, and possibly embarrassing, news about the final installment of the Divergent series, Ascendant. Due to the lackluster performance of Allegiant, the third theatrical release in the franchise, it looks like there will be a ‘Straight-to-TV’ release for Ascendant. Nothing has been confirmed yet but the likelihood of a small-screen debut is looking very strong. Continue reading

Geek News: FANTASTIC BEASTS’ NEWT SCAMANDER

By: Dani

All Potterheads are getting so excited as the summer progresses because we are getting that much closer to delving back into the world of Harry Potter. And J.K. Rowling gave us a tease of what we can expect from the new Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which releases on November 18th of this year. The below video is a new featurette with Rowling explaining more about who Newt Scamander is and the journey he undertakes. Continue reading