Welcome back to Toy Aisle, our regular look at the shiny new collectibles tempting our wallets at the moment. This week, Playmobil's amazing Ghostbusters toys get even better, there's even more from the Lego wizarding world, and we covet a giant Jurassic Park dino, as we're wont to do. Check it out! More »
The film might answer one of the biggest questions from the original series.
The trailer for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' is here for the film opening Nov. 16.
It’s been an explosive week in the wizarding world, as the first trailer dropped for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. We posted our theories and reactions, and also reported on a brand new LEGO set depicting a scene from the trailer, which appears to shed light on what’s occurring! Newcomer Victoria Yeates also revealed more about her...read more!
The second of five all new adventures in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World is coming to theater on November 16, but today you can see the Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – Teaser Trailer. As with Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, this film [...]
Trust "Harry Potter" fans to scour any new addition to the franchise like Hermione Granger would to a textbook. When the trailer for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' was released earlier this week, fans immediately jumped all over an apparent forgotten rule. Show More Summary
We knew it was coming, but we held out hope. However, the first trailer for The Crimes of Grindelwald, the second film in the five-part Fantastic Beasts series, confirms that Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) does not fuck in this movie. There’s plenty of other eye candy for Potterheads, though: We catch glimpses of… Read more...
The first trailer for 'Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald' is here, and it's magical.
How many times does Hermione have to say it? The first trailer for "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" was released Tuesday. When fans weren't busy drooling over young Dumbledore (Jude Law) and checking out Grindelwald's (Johnny...Show More Summary
It's gonna take a village of wizards to take down this villain. The first trailer for "Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald" hit Twitter today. Eddie Redmayne returns to star in the sequel as magizoologist Newt Scamander. This...Show More Summary
Based on the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, it's not unreasonable to believe that self-loathing, untrained wizard Credence Barebone (Ezra Miller) is no more. After all, he is the oldest wizard in documented history to...Show More Summary
Today, we celebrate the birthday of Katherine Waterston, who began working in the television and film industries over a decade ago, but truly broke onto the scene in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them as the indefatigable Tina Goldstein. She befuddled us as a stodgy ex-auror determined to nab Newt Scamander for rule-breaking, then...read more!
Kate Clark combines taxidermy animals with hand-sculpted human faces to create fantastical beasts from unreal lands. From her artist's statement: The fusion of human and animal that I create presents a fiction suggesting that our human state is fully realized when we acknowledge both our current programming and our natural instincts. Show More Summary
The American naturalist spent the last years of his life cataloguing America's four-legged creatures
This week in Potter we’ve seen new toys announced (including new LEGO, hurrah!), a new breakdown of the visual effects in Fantastic Beasts, a new episode of Double Trouble by the Phelps twins from A Celebration of Harry Potter, our coverage of the cast reunion Q&A and our MinaLima interview at the event, as well as a new episode of PotterCast! We...read more!
Scandinavian history and folklore are filled with tales of all manner of monsters, rampaging beasts, and deadly creatures of a fantastic nature. Very few, however, were as feared as much as the lethal lindorm. It was a huge, wriggling, snake-like animal that, like today’s lake monsters such as Nessie, Champ, and Ogopogo, chose to live... Read more »
To celebrate 20 years of amazing visual effects, Double Negative released a breakdown of their work on Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The behind-the-scenes look features finished clips from the film as well as their stripped down versions for comparison, and the result reveals the incredible contribution of DNEG to the magic of...read more!
Video. It's doubtful if any of the Harry Potter books could have been turned into movies without the benefit of modern visual effects techniques. And while so much of what you see in blockbuster movies is created by a computer now, it's...Show More Summary
The latest episode of PotterCast covers the complex, multifaceted situation regarding Dumbledore’s homosexuality in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Before beginning that discussion, our wonderful hosts (Melissa, John, and...Show More Summary
Miraphora Mina and Eduardo Lima are the masterminds behind the graphic elements of the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films, and together they make up MinaLima – a thriving graphic design duo who helped pave the way for graphic design in film. Previously, we’ve head Mira and Eduardo speak about Telling Stories Through Design at...read more!