Category: Letters to the Editor
When Albus Dumbledore recovers the vial containing the blood pact with Gellert Grindelwald, he moves closer to their eventual confrontation. The symbolism of phoenixes and dragons, drawn from a long history of beast mythology, foreshadows the movement of their story from 1927 to 1945.
In the second “Fantastic Beasts” installment, J.K. Rowling brings Grindelwald to the foreground, emphasizing, in his characterization, his inner beast: the dragon. From his distinctive eye to his ability to envision the future, he has much in common with the dragons of universal myth.
Explore the historical relationship between the characterization of Nagini in “Fantastic Beasts” and the way that serpents have been depicted in mythology.
As the second “Fantastic Beasts” movie, “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” fails to exist as a stand-alone entry in the series.
We all know that Ron Weasley has epic chess skills. Here’s how his larger-than-life chess game came into reality for the “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” film!
Have you gotten your hands on a copy of “Lethal White” yet? Read this spoiler-free review of Robert Galbraith’s (a.k.a. J.K. Rowling) new book.