A Thrilling New Adventure in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World is Underway

BURBANK, CA – July 3, 2017 – Principal photography starts today, Monday, July 3, on an all new adventure set in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, the second of five films in the series that began with “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.” The as-yet-untitled film is being directed by David Yates. Oscar winner Eddie Redmayne (“The Theory of Everything”) stars once more as wizarding … Continue reading A Thrilling New Adventure in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World is Underway

“Fantastic Beasts” Earns a Magical Half Billion Dollars Worldwie, P231.17-M in PH

On the heels of topping the box office in its opening weekend, the widely acclaimed magical adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” surpassed half a billion dollars at the global box office on Tuesday, November 29, following its second weekend in release.  The announcement was made November 30 by Sue Kroll, President of Worldwide Marketing and Distribution, Warner Bros. Pictures.   Audiences everywhere … Continue reading “Fantastic Beasts” Earns a Magical Half Billion Dollars Worldwie, P231.17-M in PH

Opening at No.1, “Fantastic Beasts” Finds P126.42-M I Just 4 Days

The wizarding world of Harry Potter triumphantly returned to Philippine cinemas as Warner Bros.’ “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” opened at No.1 with a spellbinding P126.42-million in only four days for the Nov. 17-20 frame.  This was announced today by Francis Soliven, General Manager of Warner Bros. Philippines.   The Harry Potter spinoff posted the Biggest November Opening Weekend for a Warner Bros. … Continue reading Opening at No.1, “Fantastic Beasts” Finds P126.42-M I Just 4 Days

MOVIE REVIEW: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)

FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM (2016) Review Directed by David Yates Years after Harry Potter’s story concluded, who would’ve thought that another film adaptation of a story from the wizarding world will actually happen. And here we are, something fantastic just arrived in our theaters. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them isn’t like any of the Harry Potter films, but that’s great. … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)

“Fantastic Beasts” — Before Harry Potter, There Was Newt Scamander

In the summer of 1997, a book entitled Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, by a then-unknown writer named J.K. Rowling, was first published. With the words, “You’re a wizard, Harry,” it ushered us into a magical realm that soon became known as the wizarding world. And our world would never be the same. Through seven best-selling books and eight blockbuster films, millions of people around … Continue reading “Fantastic Beasts” — Before Harry Potter, There Was Newt Scamander

Final Trailer of “Fantastic Beasts” Unleashes the Magical Creatures

The titular magical creatures are front and center in the newly released final trailer of Warner Bros. Pictures’ much-anticipated adventure “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” which returns fans to the J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world of Harry Potter, only this time set in New York during the 1920s. The trailer may be viewed here: “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” is an all-new … Continue reading Final Trailer of “Fantastic Beasts” Unleashes the Magical Creatures

Comic-Con Trailer of “Fantastic Beasts” Explores New Era of Magic

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the official Comic-Con trailer of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” which may be viewed here: “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” is an all-new adventure returning us to the wizarding world created by J.K. Rowling.             Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne stars in the central role of wizarding world magizoologist Newt Scamander, under the direction of David … Continue reading Comic-Con Trailer of “Fantastic Beasts” Explores New Era of Magic

MOVIE REVIEW: Now You See Me 2 (2016)

NOW YOU SEE ME 2 (2016) Review Directed by Jon M. Chu 18 months after the events in the first film, Now You See Me 2 returns with old and new characters still centering the lives of the four horsemen. After Henley (Isla Fisher) leaves the team, Lula (Lizzy Caplan) joins as the newest female member of the group. The four horsemen together with Dylan (Mark Ruffalo) tries to … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Now You See Me 2 (2016)

The Four Horsemen Reappears For Another Heist in ‘Now You See Me 2’

Opening in Philippine cinemas this Wednesday, June 8, 2016, “Now You See Me 2” the Four Horsemen are forcibly recruited by a tech genius to pull off their most impossible heist yet. One year after outwitting the FBI and winning the public’s adulation with their Robin Hood-style magic spectacles, The Four Horsemen, composed of J. Daniel Atlas (Jesse Eisenberg), Merrit McKinney (Woody Harrelson), Jack Wilder (Dave Franco) … Continue reading The Four Horsemen Reappears For Another Heist in ‘Now You See Me 2’

Master Magicians Back & Beyond The Limits of Illusion in ‘Now You See Me 2’

  The surprise worldwide hit caper “Now You See Me” which grossed over $300 million worldwide and earned the People’s Choice Award for Favorite Movie Thriller, made the Horsemen’s return to the screen inevitable for their most astounding magic act in “Now You See Me 2.”  After starting out in New York City, where the first film left off, the action of “Now You See Me 2” … Continue reading Master Magicians Back & Beyond The Limits of Illusion in ‘Now You See Me 2’