Frankly, I'm shocked it took this long, but finally someone is offering a study abroad course in Potterology. That someone is California State - San Marcos, who's offering a three-credit course in England for those with a penchant for learning and an affinity for magic (and $5,000). Read more...
Did your Hogwarts Acceptance Letter get lost in the post? Did you drop out of school to pursue your Quidditch dreams, only to have your career cut short by a difficult bout of dragon pox? There's still hope!
The release of Mockingjay—Part 1 this weekend signals the beginning of the end for The Hunger Games quadrilogy, based on Suzanne Collins’s books—though the
(Image: Júlio Ferreira) Why worry? Philistines are gonna Philistine. So, as Taylor Swift advises, shake it off. The great humor writer Molly Ortberg has previously brought us an Ayn Rand version of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stoneand stereotypical comments in recipe blogs. Show More Summary
Cutting movies in half is very hip these days. Twilight, Harry Potter, The Hunger Games and now…John Woo? Yes, the director of Hard Boiled, The Killer and Face/Off made a two-parter in 2008 with Red Cliff, and he’s doing it again this year with The Crossing. Show More Summary
Are you tired of the same old boring college classes that try to teach you useless shit like "History" and "Underwater Basket Weaving?" Don't you wish you could just jump into a good book and live in a fantasy world of magic and improbable plot lines forever? Then, boy, does California State San Marcus have all the answers to your prayers! Read more...
One of the most common fantasy powers to have – arguably right up there with flying and super strength – is the power of invisibility. Long before Harry Potter got his invisibility cloak or Susan Storm was given the ability to make herself invisible, H.G. Show More Summary
"One sign of a great work of literature or art is that it can be interpreted multiple ways, that it remains ambiguous, refusing to provide clear-cut answers." Brain Pickings takes 450+ hours a month to curate and edit across the different platforms, and remains banner-free. Show More Summary
You may still be reeling from Harry Potter's astounding original concept art, but another behind-the-scenes peek at the wizarding world has just surfaced. Those who are lucky enough to be in the London area this holiday season should definitely stop by Warner Bros. Show More Summary
If there’s one thing the guys of One Direction are great at, it’s being good to their fans. Louis Tomlinson and his band mate Niall Horan kept up the tradition of making One Directioners happy this week by dressing up and going undercover in the Harry Potter amusement park to surprise fans. Show More Summary
Rupert Grint and Tom Felton may be good friends in real life, unlike their Harry Potter personas, but they're in the midst of a bitter war. A bitter PRANK WAR! These two have been back and fourth playing jokes on each other since they were younger, and it looks like that's not going to stop anytime soon. [ [...]
A whole generation of Harry Potter fans can probably still remember the heartbreak they felt in childhood upon realizing that Hogwarts isn't real and they weren't going to get sent a letter in the mail informing them of their supernatural wizarding powers. Show More Summary
Warner Bros. Studio plans to lead visitors on a special holiday-edition of the Harry Potter movie set tour. “Hogwarts in the Snow” will run from November 14, 2014 to February 01, 2015. Here’s more from The Mirror: “Special effects experts...Show More Summary
Not sure what #MicroblogMondays is? Read the inaugural post which explains the idea and how you can participate too. The twins and I are nearing the end of their first time reading the Harry Potter books. We’re taking a break before book 7 to slow things down, and reading Philip Pullman’s Golden Compass series […]
Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan get into their Gryffindor gear in these new Twitter photos! The One Direction cuties surprised fans by dressing up in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter park on Tuesday (November 18) at Universal in Orlando, Fla. Louis shocked fans while working as an attendant on one of the rides, and [...]
We've featured the amazing mash-ups of James Hance previously, but holy hell has he outdone himself with this piece, where he puts Rupert Grint and Robbie Coltrane, as their Harry Potter characters Ron Weasley and Hagrid, as the two most famous scoundrels of the Star Wars universe. Read more...
There are lots of popular tattoo themes from Harry Potter ink to cat lover tats. One massively popular group is Disney tattoos. It’s no surprise considering everyone wants everything Disney, from wedding dresses to baby names to art....Show More Summary
Page 2 is a compilation of stories and news tidbits, which for whatever reason, didn’t make the front page of /Film. After the jump we’ve included 36 different items, fun images, videos, casting tidbits, articles of interest and more. Show More Summary
It’s been 10 years and 5 Harry Potter movies since 2004 and the approach of Canadian nonprofits to their websites hasn’t changed much since. That’s the conclusion of the brilliant 2014 State of the Web Nation, a landmark website benchmarking study of Canadian charities. This detailed study, conducted over the past 11 months and just […]