The Harry Potter series has had four composers. Heyman persuaded Radcliffe's parents to allow him to audition for the part of Harry Potter, which involved Radcliffe being filmed. Harry became extremely famous in the Wizarding World as a result. Kloves spoke of his relationship with Rowling when adapting the novels by saying, "The thing is about Jo, which is remarkable for someone who had no experience with the filmmaking process, was her intuition. [35] He moved to the position of producer, while Alfonso Cuarón was approached for the role of director. After unexpected events at the end of the previous year, Harry, Ron, and Hermione are entrusted with a quest to find and destroy Lord Voldemort's secret to immortality – the Horcruxes. Bringing together scholarship on the heritage film, the Harry Potter series and film genre, the article considers these productions in the light of their themes, with the political or class-centred aspects of the narrative examined in relation both to the visual display and to Andrew Higson's early critique of the heritage film. Every facility is fully booked, and that wasn't the case before Harry Potter. [64] Desplat returned to score Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 in 2011. [126][127][128][129], Six films in the Harry Potter franchise — Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Parts 1 & 2 — have to date grossed around $216 million in IMAX theaters worldwide. [68] Cinesite was involved in producing both miniature and digital effects for the films. Doyle, Hooper, and Desplat introduced their own personal themes to their respective soundtracks, while keeping a few of John Williams's themes. You have to know what is being captured – colours, contrast, et cetera – with mathematical precision." Biasanya kamu akan menanti kehadiran sekuel dari film favoritmu setiap tahunnya. The series is distributed by Warner Bros. and consists of eight fantasy films, beginning with Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001) and culminating with Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011). Signaler. Prisoner of Azkaban won an Audience Award, as well as Best Feature Film, at the BAFTA Awards. [153] Furthermore, the practice of splitting the finale of a film series into two back-to-back films began with the success of Deathly Hallows, and it would soon be replicated by The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Parts 1 and 2, and The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Parts 1 and 2. [107], Harry Potter was also recognised by the BAFTA Los Angeles Britannia Awards, with David Yates winning the Britannia Award for Artistic Excellence in Directing for his four Harry Potter films.[108][109]. Assisted by Stephenie McMillan, Craig has created iconic sets pieces including the Ministry of Magic, the Chamber of Secrets, Malfoy Manor, and the layout for the CGI Horcrux Cave. Harry Potter is the kind of timeless literary achievement that comes around once in a lifetime. The genre typically has no basis in scientific fact or speculation. With Harry Potter and the Cursed Child hitting both bookshelves and London’s Palace Theatre this summer, Pottermania has reached peaks not seen since the release of the final film back in 2011. The Spielbergian sense of wonder, as Harry and his new friends explore Hogwarts for the first time, as they meet the weird and hilarious members of their new home, and as they discover the capabilities of their powers, taps into a timeless hunger for the fantastic and the unbelievable. PG | 161 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy This one opens with a lengthy description of the Quidditch World Cup and then spends a bajillion pages on what amounts to an athletic competition, complete with challenges, cheaters, and a constant eye on the scoreboard. [58] After comparing a range of digital cameras with 35 mm film, Bruno Delbonnel decided to shoot the sixth movie, Half-Blood Prince, on film rather than the increasingly popular digital format. He finished by saying that adapting a novel to the screen is "a really considered process". Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: Fantasy John Williams scored the first three films: Philosopher's Stone, Chamber of Secrets, and Prisoner of Azkaban. [121] Amongst other nominations and wins, the film also achieved Best Family Movie at the National Movie Awards as well as Best Live Action Family Film at the Phoenix Film Critics Society Awards, along with being nominated for Best Motion Picture at the Satellite Awards. "[15] In the "Rubbish Bin" section of her website, Rowling maintains that she had no role in choosing directors for the films, writing "Anyone who thinks I could (or would) have 'veto-ed' him [Spielberg] needs their Quick-Quotes Quill serviced. [6] Leavesden Studios was the main base for filming Harry Potter, and it opened to the public as a studio tour in 2012 (renamed as Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden). They came up trumps." 7. The Harry Potter movies are straight out of the world of fantasy. There was real generosity too, and sweetness. Nah, film yang mengangkat tema penyihir ini banyak digemari oleh para pecinta film ber-genre fantasi karena alur cerita yang menarik ditambah dengan efek visual dari sihir yang terasa nyata dengan bantuan teknologi yang semakin berkembang. Harry Potter is an orphaned boy brought up by his unkind Muggle (non-magical) aunt and uncle. [51], When filming of the series was completed, some of Craig's sets had to be rebuilt or transported for them to be displayed at the Warner Bros. studio tour. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: Sports The production designer for all eight films is Stuart Craig. "[40], David Heyman also said, "I suppose Chris Columbus was the most conservative choice from the studio's point of view. Their only previous acting experience was in school plays. During the year, Harry and his friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger become entangled in the mystery of the Philosopher's Stone which is being kept within the school. Mind reading and mind control are recurring themes in Order of the Phoenix: Snape tries to teach Harry how to defend himself against magical attacks on his sanity, and Voldemort, after pretty much Incept-ing a fake idea into Harry’s brain, tries to actually possess him later on. September 15, 2016 | Arts and Culture, literature, article by Spencer Roth-Rose, illustrated by clarisse angkasa. When speaking to Warner Bros. he stated that the film had to be British and true to the characters. Rather, mine is about the form of the novels themselves. The rights for the first four novels in the series were sold to Warner Bros. for £1,000,000 by J.K. Rowling. "[54], Craig commented on his experience working in the studio environment: "I'm the production designer, but on a big movie like Harry Potter I may be responsible for 30 to 35 people; from the supervising art director, and a team of art directors and assistants, to draughtsmen and junior draughtsmen, and then on to model makers, sculptors and scenic artists." Avec : Les Animaux Fantastiques, La Grande Muraille, Warcraft, le commencement, Le Dernier Maître de l'air … Au début des années 2000, un sortilège a frappé les jeunes esprits : les séries littéraires d'aventure fantastique ! The genre for Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows is Fantasy, as are the rest of the books in the series. Columbus was set to direct all entries in the series,[34] but he did not want to return for the third film, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, claiming he was "burned out". Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Epic quest [20] However, on 28 March 2000 Columbus was appointed as director of the film, with Warner Bros. citing his work on other family films such as Home Alone and Mrs. Doubtfire as influences for their decision.[21]. However, the second entry was adapted and conducted by William Ross due to Williams's conflicting commitments. 2001 - Size: 47x63 in. He commented on Rowling's involvement in the series, stating that she understood that "books and films are different" and was "the best support" a producer could have. The 'Harry Potter' films we all know and love can at times be scary, but they are in now way a horror franchise, until now. The trio undergo a long journey with many obstacles in their path including Death Eaters, Snatchers, the mysterious Deathly Hallows, and Harry's connection with the Dark Lord's mind becoming ever stronger. And in the last film, we needed an arena for the battle for Hogwarts – the big courtyard outside doubled in size, and if you look at the first movie it wasn't there at all. [32][37] Mike Newell noted that each director had a different heroism, and David Yates views the first four films "respectfully and enjoy[s] them". Draco Malfoy struggles to carry out a deed presented to him by Voldemort. Rowling asked Kloves to remain faithful to the spirit of the books; thus, the plot and tone of each film and its corresponding book are virtually the same, albeit with some changes and omissions for purposes of cinematic style, time, and budget constraints. [154] A 2009 article from The Economist argued that the films were "in the vanguard" of adaptations of established properties being the modern film franchise model, citing The Lord of the Rings, Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Trilogy as examples of successful film series that followed Harry Potter's suit. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone in 7 Different Genres. 4. The series has also gained a total of 24 nominations at the British Academy Film Awards presented at the annual BAFTAs, winning several, and 5 nominations at the Grammy Awards. Harry begins his first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and learns about magic. [53] Stephenie McMillan also said that "each film always had plenty of new challenges," citing the changes in visual style between directors and cinematographers as an example, along with the developing story in the novels. Without adjusting for inflation, this is higher than the first 22 James Bond films and the six films in the Star Wars franchise. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2-Disc/Special Editions/BD) [Blu-ray] But it wasn’t the butler this time: It was the diary. approx. Richard Harris, who played the role of Professor Albus Dumbledore, died on 25 October 2002 causing the role to be re-cast for the third instalment, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. Step off Platform Nine and Three Quarters and into the hidden world behind the scenes of the Harry Potter film series as Brian Sibley, author of … Aside from the three lead actors, other notable cast members include Robbie Coltrane as Rubeus Hagrid, Tom Felton as Draco Malfoy, Alan Rickman as Severus Snape, and Dame Maggie Smith as Minerva McGonagall. [37][38][39], David Heyman commented on the "generosity of the directors" by revealing that "Chris spent time with Alfonso, Alfonso spent time with Mike and Mike spent time with David, showing him an early cut of the film, talking through what it means to be a director and how they went about [making the films]. [41], All the directors have been supportive of each other. The sixth film in the series, Half-Blood Prince, was the most expensive film to produce as of 2009[update]. [156], The series has spawned a vast volume of fan fiction, with nearly 600,000 inspired stories catalogued,[157] and an Italian fan film, Voldemort: Origins of the Heir, which received over twelve million views in ten days on YouTube. 3. Heyman stated that Deathly Hallows was "shot as one film" but released in two feature-length parts. Any book that spends this many pages describing teenagers falling in lust and immediately snogging the shit out of each other cannot possibly be any other genre. The latter three have worked on all the films in the series, while Double Negative and Rising Sun Pictures began their commitments with Prisoner of Azkaban and Goblet of Fire, respectively. Major plot points get revealed in dreams in this book. He said the process changed slightly throughout the years due to, what he called, the "digital revolution" of making films. That's really significant. The series is noted by audiences for growing visually darker and more mature as each film was released. The production started within a week after the release of the first film. Framestore contributed by developing many memorable creatures and sequences to the series. [76], The television broadcast rights for the series in the United States are currently held by NBCUniversal, which typically airs the films on USA Network and Syfy. But he expressed real passion. Six of the eight films were nominated for a total of 12 Academy Awards. [10] (This screen test footage was released via the first set of Ultimate Editions in 2009. Prisoner of Azkaban screams horror all the way. Harry is also beset by disturbing and realistic nightmares, while Professor Umbridge, a representative of Minister for Magic Cornelius Fudge, is the new Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher. [10], Heyman's enthusiasm led to Rowling's 1999 sale of the film rights for the first four Harry Potter books to Warner Bros. for a reported £1 million (US$2,000,000). Jenis genre film apa yang paling sering kamu tunggu-tunggu? Each film is linked to the "Critical response" section of its article. The first three films could also be classified as family films, but once we get to Goblet of Fire , the movies turn darker with each film becoming gradually more adult in content. After the film's success, Heyman was given "more freedom". Harry must face up to claims that he is the heir of Salazar Slytherin (founder of the Chamber), learn that he can speak Parseltongue, and also discover the properties of a mysterious diary, only to find himself trapped within the Chamber of Secrets itself. There’s also enough espionage, secret passageways, and red herrings to keep mystery buffs guessing along with the characters—and it all leads up to the climactic… uh, anagram. Headmaster Albus Dumbledore persuades his old friend Horace Slughorn to return to Hogwarts as a professor as there is a vacancy to fill. [13], Although Steven Spielberg initially negotiated to direct the first film, he declined the offer. [10][26], Also in 2000, the then unknown British actors Emma Watson and Rupert Grint were selected from thousands of auditioning children to play the roles of Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley, respectively. The collective wizardry of an epic ensemble gave us the gift of growing older with Harry, Ron and Hermione as the magic of Hogwarts sprung from the films and into the hearts and minds of Muggles around the world." Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) [122][123] Deathly Hallows – Part 2 was released to critical acclaim, gaining a mix of audience awards. Released in 2001 and directed by Chris Columbus, the first Harry Potter film saw the 11-year old Harry, discover that he is, in fact, a wizard. At the age of eleven, half-giant Rubeus Hagrid informs him that he is actually a wizard and that his parents were murdered by an evil wizard named Lord Voldemort. [43], In a 2010 interview, David Heyman briefly explained the book-to-film transition. After destroying one Horcrux and discovering the significance of the three Deathly Hallows, Harry, Ron and Hermione continue to seek the other Horcruxes in an attempt to destroy Voldemort, who has now obtained the powerful Elder Wand. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) Pope commented that the music "reminds one of the old days". [130], The Harry Potter films and their success have been retrospectively considered to have had a significant impact on the film industry. In January 2010, Alexandre Desplat was confirmed to compose the score for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1. Along with continuous changes in cinematographers, there have been five film editors to work in post-production on the series: Richard Francis-Bruce edited the first instalment, Peter Honess the second, Steven Weisberg the third, Mick Audsley the fourth, and Mark Day films five through eight. That didn't seem feasible until after we'd done the fourth." My favourite character is Hermione.' The trio's selection was arguably one of the best show-business decisions over the past decade... they have shown admirable grace and steadiness in the face of teen superstardom. [17] Petersen and Reiner both pulled out of the running in March 2000. The Goblet of Fire chooses Fleur Delacour, Viktor Krum, and Cedric Diggory to compete against each other. [23], Warner Bros. had initially planned to release the first film over the 4 July 2001 weekend, making for such a short production window that several of the originally proposed directors had withdrawn themselves from contention. 7. Seresin and Alfonso Cuarón moved away from the strongly coloured and brightly lit cinematography of the first two films, with dimmer lighting and a more muted colour palette being utilised for the succeeding five films. Harry wakes up in cold sweats, not sure what’s real and what’s just his mind (or, rather, Voldemort inside of it) playing tricks on him. Calling Matt Christopher! David Heyman and director Alfonso Cuarón chose Michael Gambon to portray the character of Dumbledore, which he did for all succeeding films. Plus, the final battle and confrontation between good and evil at the end is nothing short of legendary. They are cited as having helped redefine the Hollywood blockbuster in the 21st century by initiating a shift toward established media franchises forming the basis of successful films. Nisha Parti, the production consultant on the first film, said that Heyman "made the first film very much the way he felt the studio Warner Bros. wanted to make it". Other executive producers include Tanya Seghatchian and Lionel Wigram. [7] Part 1 was released in November 2010, and Part 2 was released in July 2011.[8][9]. It’s a journey to find magical objects (objects which happen to number seven Horcruxes and three Hallows, the two most important digits in mythology), and the book’s nearly episodic form brings to mind the quests of The Lord of the Rings, The Wizard of Oz, and other enchanted road trips. Voldemort also attempted to kill one-year-old Harry on the same night, but his killing curse mysteriously rebounded and reduced him to a weak and helpless form. 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In Harry's sixth year at Hogwarts, Lord Voldemort and his Death Eaters are increasing their terror upon the Wizarding and Muggle worlds. But at the same time he was really voracious and with hunger for knowledge of whatever kind. Au premier rang de celles-ci, la saga Harry Potter bien sûr. [31] David Yates directed the final films after David Heyman thought him capable of handling the edgy, emotional, and political material of the later novels. Plongez au coeur du fantastique grâce à cette liste de 22 films cultes comme Harry Potter qui vous feront voyager dans les contrées imaginaires. [42], Steve Kloves wrote the screenplays for all but the fifth film, which was penned by Michael Goldenberg. [125] Chris Columbus's Philosopher's Stone became the highest-grossing Harry Potter film worldwide upon completing its theatrical run in 2002, but it was eventually topped by David Yates's Deathly Hallows – Part 2, while Alfonso Cuarón's Prisoner of Azkaban grossed the least. Farewell Harry & Hogwarts, it's been magic! [73] The sixth, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, was released on 15 July 2009 to critical acclaim and finished its theatrical run ranked as the number two grossing film of 2009 on the worldwide charts. [30], Tim Burke, the visual effects supervisor of the series, said of the production on Harry Potter, "It was this huge family; I think there were over 700 people working at Leavesden, an industry in itself." [71] Exactly four years earlier on that day, author J. K. Rowling's official website revealed the title of the final novel in the series – Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.[72]. 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Or maybe Harry’s just going crazy the whole time, like the Ministry of Magic’s been telling everyone! Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) [158], Fantasy film series adaptation of the Harry Potter novels. Later, he finds out that the Ministry of Magic is in denial of Lord Voldemort's return. [155], The films are also credited with signalling the popularity of films based on children's and young adult literature in the 2000s and 2010s, correlating with the book series' own literary influence. Tim Burke, the visual effects supervisor, said many studios "are bringing their work to UK effects companies. Harry learns more about his past and his connection with the escaped prisoner. Duh. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone; Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets; Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban; Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire; Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix; Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince; Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1; Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 In Heyman's own words, "There sitting behind me was this boy with these big blue eyes. After reading the series, he changed his mind and signed on to direct since he had immediately connected to the story.[36]. Chris Columbus was an executive producer on the first two films alongside Mark Radcliffe and Michael Barnathan, but he became a producer on the third film alongside Heyman and Radcliffe. Barron was later appointed producer on the last four films. Kloves had direct assistance from J.K. Rowling, though she allowed him what he described as "tremendous elbow room". He noted that with Stuart Craig's "amazing sets and the story", the filmmakers could not "stray too far from the look of the previous Harry Potter films".[59][61]. He and Harry duel Lucius Malfoy… She wrote on her website of the changes in the book-to-film transition, "It is simply impossible to incorporate every one of my storylines into a film that has to be kept under four hours long. I remember my first impressions: He was curious and funny and so energetic. [107] In its press release, the Institute referred to the films as "a landmark series; eight films that earned the trust of a generation who wished for the beloved books of J.K. Rowling to come to life on the silver screen. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: Mystery Order of the Phoenix picked up three awards at the inaugural ITV National Movie Awards. There were quite some liberties taken with the continuity of Hogwarts. [22] David Heyman was confirmed to produce the film. This one might seem obvious, since the whole series is solidly in the realm of fantasy. Flashback ke 4 tahun silam, dimana kamu masih menanti-nanti salah satu karya terbaik dari J.K Rowling yaitu film “Harry Potter”.. Jauh sebelum ada demam K-Pop, sekuel Harry Potter berhasil menyihir para penggemarnya … [116] At the Empire Awards, David Yates won Best Director. J.K. Rowling effectively displays this, in her novel Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. I believe that, long before Rowling went “theater kid” and decided to try a new method of storytelling, each book was actually written as an homage to a completely distinct genre of literature. 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Part 2 of Deathly Hallows was also recognised at the Saturn Awards as well as the BAFTA Awards, where the film achieved a win for Best Special Visual Effects. The Dark Lord discovers Harry's hunt for Horcruxes and launches an attack on Hogwarts School, where the trio return for one last stand against the dark forces that threaten the Wizarding and Muggle worlds. Four directors worked on the series: Chris Columbus, Alfonso Cuarón, Mike Newell, and David Yates. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: Horror 2. Professor R. J. Lupin joins the staff as Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher, while convicted murderer Sirius Black escapes from Azkaban Prison. La trame principale suit l'histoire d'un petit sorcier qui va étudier la magie dans une … Chris Columbus said his vision of the first two films was of a "golden storybook, an old-fashioned look", while Alfonso Cuarón changed the visual tone of the series, desaturated the colour palette, and expanded the landscape around Hogwarts. I feel honoured to be here as the director shouts cut for the very last time. A prison that drives its inmates insane?