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‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Honest Trailer: Light on Beasts and Fantastically Depressing

After Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them hit theaters, fans were willing to make concessions for a wizarding world movie that was never going to be as good as the Harry Potter franchise. They were even willing to wait for the second chapter in the franchise to deliver on the potential promised by what was meant to be the first of five total films. But unfortunately, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald makes us wish that we could obliviate ourselves of this entire franchise before i...
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J.K. Rowling Adds More Fuel to the Dumbledore/Grindelwald Fire 

The upcoming Blu-ray release of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald features some choices quotes from writer J.K. Rowling and director David Yates regarding the are-they/aren’t-they relationship between Albus Dumbledore and Gellert Grindelwald.Read more...
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As Berlin Film Festival Gets Ready to Open, Movie-Going in Germany Flags

As Germany gears up for Thursday’s opening of the Berlinale, one of the world’s biggest and most important film festivals, the country’s exhibition sector is dealing with its worst downturn in a decade. Local box office fell 14.8% to €899.3 million ($1.03 billion) last year, according to figures released Wednesday by the German Federal Film […]
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‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Extended Cut is Coming to Blu-ray and Digital HD

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald arrived in theaters last year to mixed reviews. Critics and fans alike took issue with the plot, the characterization, and the pacing, and were left wanting for something to recapture the magic of Harry Potter. One thing they weren’t wanting was a longer version of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them sequel. But if you were jonesing for an extended cut, you’re in luck, because the Fantastic Beasts The Crimes of Grindelwald Blu-ray and Digital ...
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J.K. Rowling May Have Been Teasing That ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Twist Since 2016

Love or hate the big twist at the end of Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, you can’t deny that J.K. Rowling is a master of foreshadowing, even if it’s planting Easter eggs that no one will discover until two years later. The Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald twist involving Credence (Ezra Miller) was one that no one saw coming — except for perhaps a few internet sleuths who dug through Rowling’s personal website and found a clue hinting at said twist all the way back in 201...
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The 20 Best Movie Posters of 2018

Now that we’re officially in 2019, the /Film team wanted to take a look back at the year in film that was 2018, and that includes some of the best marketing we saw. Often times, even before a trailer arrives online, we’ll see a poster announcing the arrival of any given movie. And while most posters are forgettable and lack any remarkable style, movie posters are still very much an artform, and a lot of studios know how to do them right. That’s why yours truly took the time to round up what I h...
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How Warner Bros. Uses a Video Game to Fuel Interest in Its Movies

When “Aquaman” hits theaters Friday it will do so riding a wave of publicity from an unusual place: the massively popular lo-fi, Lego-like game-creation platform “Roblox.” With more than 80 million monthly active users, “Roblox” popularity as both a place to create and play games is well established. But it wasn’t until earlier this year, […]
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How VFX magic conjured the fantastic beasts of ‘Crimes of Grindelwald’

Visual effects studio Rodeo FX and VFX supervisor Arnaud Brisebois explain how the colorful creatures and amazing cityscapes were created for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. The post How VFX magic conjured the fantastic beasts of ‘Crimes of Grindelwald’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
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‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ wins one of the worst box-office weekends of 2018

Wreck-It Ralph sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet stayed on top of the weekend box office for the third week, winning what was one of the worst weekends for ticket sales in the US so far this year. The post ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ wins one of the worst box-office weekends of 2018 appeared first on Digital Trends.
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‘The Grinch’ has a strong weekend, but ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ is stronger

Wreck-It Ralph sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet stayed on top of the weekend box office for the second week, but The Grinch appears to be getting stronger as the Christmas season gets closer. The post ‘The Grinch’ has a strong weekend, but ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ is stronger appeared first on Digital Trends.
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‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ Scores International Box Office Three-peat With $40 Million

“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” hasn’t been able to conjure up much magic in the States, but that might not matter given its magical showing at the international box office. The second “Fantastic Beasts” installment dominated overseas for the third weekend straight, generating another $40.2 million from 80 territories. Warner Bros., the studio behind the […]
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Box Office: ‘Possession of Hannah Grace’ Materializes $625,000 on Thursday Night

“The Possession of Hannah Grace” materialized with $625,000 at 1,866 North American locations on Thursday night. Sony’s supernatural horror film, the weekend’s only nationwide opening, is set to debut at 2,065 sites, with the studio anticipating a three-day performance of about $3 million. The sophomore weekend of “Ralph Breaks the Internet” is pegged to take […]
Tags: News, Sony, Box Office, Ralph, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Creed II, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, The Possession of Hannah Grace, Hannah Grace


James Newton Howard Stays Busy With ‘Nutcracker,’ ‘Red Sparrow’ and ‘Grindelwald’ Scores

Two of eight-time Oscar nominee James Newton Howard’s three 2018 scores involved ballet and led to collaborations with high-profile artists from the concert world. Former L.A. Philharmonic music director Esa-Pekka Salonen conducted Howard’s ballet music for “Red Sparrow,” while current Phil director Gustavo Dudamel conducted his score for “The Nutcracker and the Four Realms,” with […]
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‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ and ‘Creed II’ feast on Thanksgiving box office

Ralph Breaks the Internet and Creed II finished first and second at the box office over the Thanksgiving weekend, and their big opening weekends were some of the holiday's best of all time. The post ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ and ‘Creed II’ feast on Thanksgiving box office appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Business, News, Trends, Ralph, Weekend Box Office, Movies & TV, Creed II, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald


Global Box Office: ‘Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald’ Crosses $400 Million, ‘Venom’ Tops $800 Million

“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” had another magical weekend at the foreign box office, generating $83.7 million for an international haul of $322.6 million. The spinoff sequel has now crossed $439.7 million globally, with $116 million of that total coming from North America. Warner Bros., the studio behind the wizarding world films, anticipated that, […]
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‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Unlikely to Beat First Film in China

As it heads into its second weekend, “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” looks set to fall well short of the box-office performance of the franchise’s first installment in China, despite a number of tailor-made attempts to woo Chinese audiences. As of mid-afternoon Friday, six days after its release, “Grindelwald” had brought in about $46.3 […]
Tags: Asia, News, China, Box Office, J.k. Rowling, Grindelwald, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald


How Fantastic Beasts Failed at Representation, and What J.K. Rowling Can Do About It

I come not to bury J.K. Rowling, but to praise her. Harry Potter was an honest to god phenomenon, impacting my generation in roughly the same way Star Wars did for the one before us. The world she created fascinated us and the fandom was deeply invested in the story. But in her rush to expand the Wizarding World…Read more...
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That Big ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Twist is True, According to Ezra Miller

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald ends with a whopper of a twist – a twist that many fans aren’t so sure about. For one thing, it ignores well-established Harry Potter history. Could it be a fake-out? A trick that the movie is playing on audiences? According to Ezra Miller, who plays a big part in the twist, it’s the real deal. Read Miller’s thoughts on the Crimes of Grindelwald twist below – and of course, beware of spoilers. At the end of The Crimes of Grindelwald, that rascal Gr...
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Sequel Bits: ‘Inside Man 2’, ‘Zombieland 2’, ‘Bumblebee’, ‘Avatar’, ‘John Wick 3’, ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’, ‘Fantastic Beasts’

In this edition of Sequel Bits: Better Call Saul‘s Rhea Seehorn joins the cast of Inside Man 2. Zombieland 2 starts shooting in January. Bumblebee is rated PG-13 (sorry for those of you hoping it would be rated R). The main cast has wrapped on the Avatar sequels. Despite rumors to the contrary, Common isn’t in John Wick 3. Read about the real reason Ralph Breaks the Internet dropped Wreck-It-Ralph 2 from its title. Ezra Miller had a “meltdown” about the new Fantastic Beasts twist. ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Drama, Horror, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Avatar, Animation, Sequels, Cameron, Harry Potter, Spike Lee, James Cameron, Keanu Reeves, Transformers, Fantastic Beasts


‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ Scores Lowest U.S. Box Office Opening for a ‘Harry Potter’ Film

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald managed to score not only the lowest Rotten Tomatoes score in the history of its franchise, but it also had the lowest-grossing opening for a Harry Potter film. Raking in an estimated $62 million at the domestic box office on its opening weekend, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald still managed to take the No. 1 spot at U.S. theaters, but fell a bit short of Warner Bros.’ anticipated $65 million debut, according to Box Office Mojo. Luckily...
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Can ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Survive Without Enchanting New Audiences?

As J.K. Rowling continues to expand the “Harry Potter” universe, the generation that grew up watching onscreen adventures of the Boy Who Lived have remained a faithful bunch. That much was clear from the opening weekend of “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” the latest installment in the seemingly endless array of “Harry Potter” sequels, […]
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The Morning Watch: Steve Carell Refuses to Reboot ‘The Office’, ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ Easter Eggs & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, Steve Carell turns down doing a reboot of The Office despite some pretty eager arguments to the contrary. Plus, run through a bunch of Easter eggs from the Harry Potter spin-off Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes ...
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Cool Stuff: Cast Spells with ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Figures of Newt Scamander and Gellert Grindelwald

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald topped the box office this past weekend, and you can bring some of the Harry Potter franchise home with you thanks to Hot Toys. A new line of collectible figures inspired by the Fantastic Beasts franchise has been announced by the high-end toy manufacturer in the form of sixth scale figures of magizoologist Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) and dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp). Each of them come with a great collection of accessories too. C...
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China Box Office: ‘Venom’ Enjoys Spectacular $87 Million Second Weekend

“Venom” enjoyed a spectacular $87 million second weekend at the Chinese box office. That was almost double the opening score by “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” in the Middle Kingdom. According to data that excludes online ticket fees, supplied by Asian theatrical industry consultant Artisan Gateway, “Venom” scored $87.2 million, a drop of just […]
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Korea Box Office: ‘Fantastic Beasts’ Beats ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ and Burns ‘BTS’

Opening on Wednesday (Nov. 14), Harry Potter spinoff-prequel “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” debuted on top of the South Korean box office. The Warner Bros. release earned $11.8 million from 1.52 million admissions over its opening five days. “Bohemian Rhapsody” remained in second spot for the third consecutive weekend. The biographical film about Queen […]
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‘Fantastic Beasts’ wins the weekend with underwhelming debut

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald won the weekend box office, but its big debut was a bit underwhelming, with the lowest opening weekend and worst reviews of any Harry Potter film so far. The post ‘Fantastic Beasts’ wins the weekend with underwhelming debut appeared first on Digital Trends.
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‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ Dominates Overseas Box Office With $191 Million Launch

“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” lead the foreign box office with a massive $191 million. The “Harry Potter” prequel series launched in North America with $62 million for a global weekend haul of $253 million. The Wizarding World installment needs to do well overseas to justify its costly $200 million budget and make up […]
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Box Office: ‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ Charms With $62 Million Debut

“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” enchanted moviegoers with a debut of $62 million. While that’s slightly lower than the start of “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them,” the first installment in the “Harry Potter” spinoff series, it was easily enough to dominate the weekend box office. Warner Bros., the studio behind the wizarding […]
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‘Fantastic Beasts 2’ to Cast a Spell With $63 Million Launch

“Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” is on its way to a $63 million debut from 4,163 North American theaters. The latest Wizarding World installment from Warner Bros. earned an estimated $25.7 million on Friday from North America with an additional $74.3 million internationally. If estimates hold, the sequel’s debut would come in behind its […]
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