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Like many children, Harry Potter grew up growing up. JK Rowling’s latest novels in the series are twice as thick or even thicker than the first. The duration of the film versions culminated with the adaptation of this latest volume, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”, divided into two parts of a combined duration of …

There has been a resurgence of calls for the removal of objectionable books from public school classrooms. Such calls can come from all types of people, motivated by a range of concerns or ideologies. In fact, there seems to be a sort of resonance in which perceived threats of indoctrination create a distorted mirror of …

Believe it or not, this year marks the 20th anniversary of the very first Harry Potter film, “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone”. While it’s hard to believe that two decades have passed since the franchise began, there’s no doubt that the world of Harry Potter is more popular than ever. To commemorate the occasion, …

Well, folks, it’s officially December. What a year 2021 has been! Among all the many other things 2021 has brought us, it also brought us the MuggleNet FART challenge! It has been a whole year of pushing our reading habits in new and exciting spaces. For the last challenge of the year, we’re reading Debut …

“Thirty-six! But last year, last year I was 37!” In one fell swoop, Harry Melling introduced fans around the world to Dudley Dursley, Harry Potter’s fearsome cousin, in the 2001 big screen adaptation of Harry potter and the sorcerer’s stone. Over the next decade, Melling grew up on screen, terrorizing the boy who lived on …

This weekly feature is in addition to TVLine’s daily lists of what to watch and the monthly guide to what is streaming. With nearly 500 scripted shows now airing on broadcast, cable and streaming, it’s easy to forget that a favorite comedy is back or that the new “glamor drama” you’ve been waiting for is …

It’s been 20 years since the first Harry Potter movie was released. Like brooms, owls, and enchanted Ford Anglias, time flies, but a trip to where the magic really happened could help turn back time. And no, no need to speak “Parseltongue” to discover this chamber with the secrets of travel. In November 2001, a …

Helen Mirren on the next Harry Potter series: “If I had to choose, I would probably choose Slytherin” – Deets Inside (Photo credit – Wikipedia) Veteran star Helen Mirren, who is slated to host the upcoming “Harry Potter: Hogwarts Houses Tournament” series, believes she should choose the Slytherin-themed green house in Hogwarts School of Magic. …

Posted on Monday, November 22, 2021 at 8:46 p.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on itunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] (© wachiwit – stock.adobe.com) The Harry Potter character has captivated readers for years, and on Harry’s birthday, …

SCHENECTADY – In 2013, Janet Hutchison told her loyal customers that when the right person showed up, the Open Door bookstore and gift gallery was for sale. – Yes, and I still think about it. And that’s always something I would love to do, ”said Hutchison, who, along with her husband, John, has owned and …