Potty about Harry

movie & TV December 10, 2017 12:50

By The Nation

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Be spellbound by the wizarding world this month as HBO kicks off a marathon of “Harry Potter” films, screening all eight instalments from the film franchise, before premiering the hit prequel “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”.



All nine instalments will also be available on HBO and HBO Go on AIS Play and AIS Playbox. 

This marks the first time that all nine films set in the fantastical wizarding world created by best-selling author JK Rowling will air on a single network, commercial-free. 

From the moment readers and viewers alike first met young wizard Harry in the cupboard under the stairs, the Harry Potter franchise cast a spell on fans, sparking a global phenomenon. The eight-film adaptation starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, and Rupert Grint has earned $7.7 billion in box office sales, the second-highest-grossing film franchise of all time. The seven-book series is distributed in more 200 territories, has been translated into 68 languages and has sold over 400 million copies all over the world.

The Harry Potter marathon of all eight movies on HBO will kick-off on Friday, December 15 starting at 12.25pm with “Harry Portter and the Sorcerer’s Stone to “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Part 2) and the marathon will close with the final film, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” on Saturday, December 16 at 8pm.