Borrowing its title from one of the textbooks harry studied at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, “fantastic beasts and where to find them” marks the first screenplay written by jk. Movie review blame doesn’t fall on the actors or the script as much as it does the direction of four-time harry potter director david yates the potter films gained a sense of visual. Fantastic beasts is a good movie, and offers a fun and inventive return to rowling’s wizarding world, but it could have been a better movie if didn’t waste so much time setting up a new.
Fantastic beasts and where to find them a film that offers a new and exciting experience for fans of harry potter and embodies cinematic magic that demonstrates a triumphant return to the wizarding world david yates (director of harry potter 5-8) and producer david heyman category: movie reviews tag: fantastic beasts, harry potter. As a stand-alone spin-off that takes us back to the enchanted world of harry potter, fantastic beasts and where to find them provides an engaging two hours as the beginning of a new fantasy/adventure series intended to span several chapters, its success is less certain. David yates, director of four 'harry potter' films, helmed 'fantastic beasts and where to find them,' a spinoff fantasy adventure starring eddie redmayne and assorted cgi critters. Film review – fantastic beasts and where to find them with eddie redmayne, alison sudol, colin farrell, dan fogler, katherine waterstonwritten by jk rowling directed by david yates rated pg-13 for some fantasy action violence 133 minutes oddly enough, the fantastic beasts of fantastic beasts and where to find them is the least interesting part in this offshoot of the “harry potter.
Fantastic beasts and where to find them is a 2016 fantasy film directed by david yates a joint british and american production, it is a spin-off and prequel to the harry potter film series , and it was produced and written by j k rowling in her screenwriting debut, and inspired by her 2001 book of the same name. Fantastic beasts and where to find them is a good addition to the line of harry potter films it has a very strong cast and great special effects the characters are well written and likeable. The magical world of jk rowling continues in a new prequel to the harry potter series check out our fantastic beasts and where to find them review to see if it brings back the magic fantastic beasts and where to find them is both a prequel to the harry potter films and a standalone movie that’s set to spawn its own franchise this film’s title refers to a textbook that potter and his. Borrowing its title from one of the textbooks potter studied at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry, “fantastic beasts and where to just when you thought the world of harry potter couldn. David yates narrates a scene from “fantastic beasts and where to find them,” featuring eddie redmayne, dan fogler and a couple of fantastic beasts.
Eddie redmayne is a star turn in jk rowling’s wizarding world of 1920s new york director david yates transitions the wizarding school textbook fantastic beasts and where to find them as. Maintaining yates as director lends a consistency to the project, and yet, it would have been refreshing to get a completely new take on rowling’s world with this series, especially considering. Fantastic beasts and where to find them brings together the wizarding world, the muggle world and last but not least, the beastly world the trifecta of chaos mixes together in a cauldron filled with laughs, romance and evil. On a technical level, fantastic beasts is one of the most stunning outings ever from director david yates there’s a particularly astounding sequence when newt takes jacob inside his magical. The fantastic beasts and where to find them franchise has expanded from three to five films, and david yates is on board for all of them the director, who also helmed four harry potter.
Ms rowling has built her script on the thin foundation of her 2001 bestiary, “fantastic beasts and where to find them,” which purports to be a duplicate of a textbook from hogwarts, harry’s school of witchcraft and wizardry. The schmoes hope for a briefcase full of magic, fun, and beasts mark: fantastic beasts & where to find them is both the title of a new film and a very easy task to resolve: they’re in eddie redmayne’s briefcase. Fantastic beasts and where to find them seems like a sure-fire hit with its award-winning cast and connection with the harry potter franchise – a series that earned an outrageous $77 billion.
Justin chang reviews 'fantastic beasts and where to find them' drirected by david yates, starring eddie redmayne, katherine waterston, dan fogler, alison sudol, colin farrell, samantha morton. In the beginning of fantastic beasts newt arrives from britain to new york to visit its secret world of witches and wizards with a suitcase of fantastic beasts which will win your heart and then. The first in a five-movie franchise based on an in-joke textbook in harry potter’s education curriculum starring oscar actor du jour eddie redmayne and authored by first-time scripter j k.
For unrepentant harry potter geeks, fantastic beasts and where to find them will be like magical catnip everyone else may just wish david yates and jk rowling had let fantastic beasts and. Fantastic beasts and where to find them: fresh adventure in the wizardry world of jk rowling without any book to peek the plot, fantastic beasts and where to find them is a fresh and entertaining movie. Yates returns to helm the next chapter in the potter universe, a prequel called fantastic beasts and where to find them, the title of a textbook harry studied at hogwarts the film takes place well before harry’s time, as the world of wizardry comes to new york city in the 1920s. Written by rowling and directed by harry potter film series veteran david yates, fantastic beasts introduces as its nominal hero one newt scamander (eddie redmayne), an english wizard who arrives on an atlantic liner with a magical suitcase of zoological curiosities, which in short time is accidentally swapped with a baker’s sample case of pastries.
Eddie redmayne stars as a visitor to the city with a very stuffed magic suitcase in “fantastic beasts and where to find them. Fantastic beasts and where to find them movie reviews & metacritic score: it's 1926 and newt scamander has just completed a global excursion to find and docu. Either, yielding a 77% cluster of positive reviews surveyed by the folks at rotten tomatoes plus a cumulative 66% score at metacritic (compared to a 96% positive at rt, 87% at mc for harry potter and the deathly hallows—part 2 [yates, 2011] you'll find more details on the current movie in the related links area farther below), with both of.