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Movie review: “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (Extended Edition)” Blu-Ray

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I have all of the "Bond" films, "Indiana Jones", "Star Wars", "Harry Potter", "Lord of the Rings", and now, I am proud to include the very first "Hobbit" film. Read on to hear my thoughts on the release of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" (Extended Edition). WARNING: Contains mild spoilers of new scenes. Read More »

Theater review: “All That Fall” starring Michael Gambon

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If you were to know as little as I did about the play "All That Fall" prior to attending, you would likely be taken off guard by the highly intimate theater, the nearly-bare stage, the minimal props, the scripts-in-hand, and the web of microphones hanging from the ceiling. But make no mistake, the most bewildering aspects of the show are in its brilliant writing and expert acting, proving just how captivating such a no-frills production can be. Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday – Day Seven: Central London

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting "Harry Potter" filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Road Trip Wednesday - Day Seven: Central London Read More »

RUMOR: Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Japan to open its doors June 2014

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2014 will certainly be a busy year when it comes to Harry Potter theme parks. The Orlando expansion is due to open, Hollywood will be knee-deep in its construction phase, and now it seems the Japanese version will be making its grand entrance! Read More »

J.K. Rowling raises GBP1,000,000 for Lumos with spectacular event at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter

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J.K. Rowling hosted a very exclusive fundraiser today (Saturday, November 9th) at the Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter to raise funds for her charity Lumos. Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday – Day Six: Malham Cove & Leeds

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting "Harry Potter" filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Road Trip Wednesday - Day Six: Malham Cove & Leeds Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 55: “Humblepuff” now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club Alohomora! continues its reread of the Harry Potter series with Chapter 17 of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. This week's episode has two hosts, two guests, four houses, and a Skrewt-sized crate of laughs. Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday – Day Five: Edinburgh, Alnwick Castle, & Durham Cathedral

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting Harry Potter filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Road Trip Wednesday - Day Five: Edinburgh, Alnwick Castle & Durham Cathedral Read More »

“The Sweet Shop”, starring Matt Lewis, giveaway!

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It's time for another awesome MuggleNet giveaway! This time we are partnering with Vimeo to bring The Sweet Shop, starring Matthew Lewis, to your home - for free! Read More »

MuggleNet Podcast Feature Day 1: “Alohomora!”

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As you may have recently heard, MuggleNet and its family of diverse podcasts was nominated for FOUR People's Choice Podcast Awards! The annual show is in its ninth year, and we at MuggleNet are honored to once again be a part of the festivities. Over the next three days we will be featuring each of our podcasts as a way to prepare and inform you for the upcoming voting period that begins on November 1. Read More »

Once upon a Tee T-shirt giveaway!

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It's time for another awesome giveaway! This time from our friends at Once upon a Tee! Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday – Day Four: Fort William & the Scottish Highlands

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting Harry Potter filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Road Trip Wednesday - Day Four: Fort William & the Scottish Highlands Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday – Day Three: Doctor Who Experience, Freshwater West, & Scotland

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting Harry Potter filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Day Three: Doctor Who Experience, Freshwater West, & Scotland Read More »

Ralph Fiennes interested in “Fantastic Beasts”?

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The 51st New York Film Festival honored Ralph Fiennes last night in NYC. Ralph was named one of this year's Gala Tributes, along with Cate Blanchett, who was honored last week. MuggleNet was in attendance and talked with Ralph about his new film The Invisible Woman - and of course, Fantastic Beasts. Read More »

Watch “Alohomora!” LIVE as they record Episode 52!

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Watch Alohomora! LIVE as they record Episode 52! Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday: Day Two – Gloucester, Lacock Abbey, & Stonehenge

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting Harry Potter filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Day Two - Gloucester, Lacock Abbey, & Stonehenge. Read More »

Television review: “Super Clyde” starring Rupert Grint & Stephen Fry

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MuggleNet reviews Rupert Grint & Stephen Fry's never-to-be aired by CBS pilot, "Super Clyde". Read More »

Giveaway: ‘Kill Your Darlings’ Prize Pack

MuggleNet has teamed up with Sony Classics to bring you an incredible giveaway! Kill Your Darlings, Daniel Radcliffe’s new film, “is the previously untold story of murder that brought together a young Allen Ginsberg (Daniel Radcliffe), Jack Kerouac (Jack Huston) and William Burroughs (Ben Foster) at Columbia University in 1944, providing the spark that would lead to their Beat Revolution. This is the true story of friendship and murder that led to the birth of an entire generation.” Enter below to win a Kill Your Darlings prize pack – including a poster signed by stars Daniel Radcliffe & Dane DeHaan, as well as Director John Krokidas. Also included is a Kill Your Darlings t-shirt, pen, and notebook! Open to all legal residents of the US. Winners will be chosen randomly and notified via email within 48 hours of contest close. Good luck! a Rafflecopter giveaway Read More »

Enter to win a “Kill Your Darlings” prize pack, including a poster signed by Daniel Radcliffe!

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MuggleNet has teamed up with Sony Classics to bring you an incredible giveaway! Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday: Day One – Oxford, UK

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting Harry Potter filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey starts here, with Day One - Oxford, UK. Read More »