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Harry Potter Is The King Of Darkness

At least according to the Pope’s chief exorcist Reverend Gabriele Amorth (no I didn’t realize the Pope actually had a chief exorcist either). Amorth has described the Harry Potter, a fictional character remember, as “king of darkness, the devil” during an interview on Vatican Radio this week. Amorth went on to say that J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series not only makes many positive references to the satanic art of…

The Ever Increasing Appeal of Harry Potter

I’m sure that there must have been thousands of articles written by now about Harry Potter’s appeal to the mass market, but that’s not going to stop me putting in my 2 pence worth on the subject.

I came to Harry Potter late myself, having dismissed the books as something for children for several years. It was a silly dismissal on my part since I can name several children’s books that…

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Paperback Release Date

Good news for anyone patiently waiting on the paperback release of J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. US publisher Scholastic and Canadian publisher Raincoast Books will both release a paperback version of the most recent Harry Potter book on the same day.

July 25th 2006 is the day you’re waiting for. The initial print run for the paperback edition of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince will be…

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire DVD Release Date and Details

Warner Home Video has announced the DVD release date for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire will be March 7th 2006, not April 4th as previously reported. The Goblet of Fire DVD will be a two disc set and will finally offer a decent set of extras (a first for a Harry Potter DVD I think).

The DVD extras for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire include:

  • Commentary with Mike…

J K Rowling Ready To Write Final Harry Potter Book

According to an update on J.K. Rowling’s official website, she is getting ready to star writing the seventh and last book in the Harry Potter series. Rowling has been firm (so far) that this will be the end of the Harry Potter stories, though whether she will be able to resist the lure of money forever is something only time will tell. According to the update on Rowling’s site:

“For 2006…

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