Both “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” and “Game of Thrones” have faced their share of criticism over the past year, and much of it has been justified.
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Is Credence the love child of Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grindelwald, and is destroying him the key to destroying the blood pact?
Eradicating Grindelwald will mean defeating both the man and the ideology of wizarding supremacy that is the foundation of his movement.
J.K. Rowling has added to the “Potter” universe over the years after the publication of the initial seven books. Here are five extra facts she added that I don’t particularly like.
“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” gave us a lot to unpack. Episode 20 of “Reading, Writing, Rowling” dives into the criticism, mysteries, allusions, and symbolism of the latest film.
Grindelwald’s greatest strength is his authenticity, which will make it all the more difficult to defeat him.
J.K. Rowling doesn’t choose names by accident, and there might be a clue in the name “Aurelius.” Like Marcus Aurelius, could Credence be an adopted brother? Is Ariana’s Obscurus inside Credence?
Rowling has a history of carefully choosing her characters’ names. Let’s do an in-depth analysis of Credence’s new name in “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” in terms of its meaning and how it relates to Roman emperor and Stoic philosopher Marcus Aurelius.
Ezra Miller feels that the big reveal about his character in “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” is typical of J.K. Rowling’s style, but is it really comparable to how she wove mysteries in “Harry Potter”?