Fan of the Week: Erin – October 10. 2010

ERIN Age 16 – United States   First off, how did you become a Harry Potter fan? I became a Harry Potter fan in third grade when the first movie came out. My older sister had read the Sorcerer’s Stone and since the movie was coming out soon, I figured I would try it too. I was instantly hooked by the magic, and a few books, movies, and midnight release parties later, here I am. It has been over three years since Deathly Hallows came out and we found out how the series ended. Do you have the same reaction to the ending now, as you did then? When Deathly Hallows came out, I was thrilled with the ending. JK Rowling ended it the same way I would have. The battle was epic and although many characters died, it emphasized the enormity of the long fight. I love the Harry/Ginny and Ron/Hermione pairings and both of the families couldn’t be more perfect. I recently re-read Deathly Hallows and the only thing I wish was different is the length of the epilogue. I think JK Rowling could have done more with the Nineteen Years Later, but the little glimpse she gives ... Read More »

WB scraps plans to release Deathly Hallows, Part 1 in 3D

Warner Bros Pictures has made the decision to release \”Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1\” in 2D, in both conventional and IMAX theaters, as they will not have a completed 3D version of the film within their release date window. \”Despite everyone’s best efforts, we were unable to convert the film in its entirety and meet the highest standards of quality. We do not want to disappoint fans who have long-anticipated the conclusion of this extraordinary journey, and to that end, we are releasing our film day-and-date on November 19, 2010 as planned. We, in alignment with our filmmakers, believe this is the best course to take in order to ensure that our audiences enjoy the consummate ‘Harry Potter’ experience. Producer David Heyman said, \”For 10 years, we have worked alongside Alan Horn and the studio, whose priority has always been to preserve the integrity of Jo Rowling’s books as we have adapted them to the screen, and this decision reflects that commitment.\” Director David Yates continued, \”This decision, which we completely support, underscores the fact that Warner Bros. has always put quality first.\” As scheduled, on July 15, 2011, we will deliver to conventional and IMAX ... Read More »

FOX releases photo of Dan Radcliffe’s vampire character from upcoming ‘The Simpsons’ episode

Last year we told you that Dan Radcliffe had recorded his voice for The Simpsons’ 2010 Halloween episode.  He plays a vampire character named Edmund who Lisa falls in love with. FOX has now released an image of his character, which you can see right here.  A second photo with Lisa and Edmund holding hands can be seen here.  Yes, he looks just like Edward from Twilight. This episode will be airing Sunday, November 7th at 8 PM ET. Read More »

First on MuggleNet: Snape and Voldemort ‘The Hunt Begins’ posters

Hot on the heels of the seven new posters WB just released, we have two more making their debut right here on MuggleNet: – Snape \”The Hunt Begins\” – Voldemort \”The Hunt Begins\” Enjoy! For all we’ve got on Deathly Hallows, visit click here. Read More »