Harry Potter Film Wizardry Revised and Expanded

Author: Brian Sibley
Publisher: Harper Design
ISBN: 0062215507
Release Date: 2012-10-23
Genre: Performing Arts

Immerse yourself in the world of the spectacular Harry Potter film series, and learn why Yule Ball ice sculptures never melt, where Galleons, Sickles, and Knuts are really "minted," how to get a Hippogriff to work with actors, the inspiration behind Hogwarts castle, and why Dementors move the way they do. Written and designed in collaboration with the case and crew that brought J. K. Rowling's celebrated novels to the silver screen, Harry Potter: Film Wizardry delivers an enchanting interactive experience, transporting readers to the wizarding world by sharing film-making secrets, unpublished photography and artwork, and exclusive stories from the stars. Full of removable facsimile reproductions of props and paper the Harry Potter films and the talented group of Muggles that has made true movie magic.

Harry Potter Magical Places from the Films

Author: Jody Revenson
Publisher: Harper Design
ISBN: 0062385658
Release Date: 2015-05-12
Genre: Performing Arts

A comprehensive and delightful look at Hogwarts, Diagon Alley, The Burrow, Azkaban prison and all of the memorable places, both loved and feared, that brought the Harry Potter movies to life—a keepsake treasury bound in a debossed leatherette case and featuring a removable poster and interactive booklet. Grand in its design and package, Harry Potter: Magical Places from the Films: Hogwarts, Diagon Alley, and Beyond offers an unprecedented look at the creative process that transformed the magical locations of the wizarding world from the page to the big screen. Inside, readers will discover the many challenges the studio faced to build the fantastical sites depicted in Rowling’s books, from Hogwarts castle and its many classrooms and dormitories, to Diagon Alley and the Ministry of Magic. Organized by film appearance, Harry Potter: Magical Places from the Films: Hogwarts, Diagon Alley, and Beyond takes readers on a behind-the-scenes visual journey through all eight of the Harry Potter films. Jody Revenson provides detailed profiles of each location and pairs them with never-before-seen concept art, behind-the-scenes photographs, and film stills with supplementary information that reveals filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archives. Gorgeously designed, visually stunning, Harry Potter: Magical Places from the Films: Hogwarts, Diagon Alley, and Beyond is truly is an unmatched look at the imaginative sets that were designed, built, furnished, and digitally enhanced specifically for the films. It also includes real-life scouting locations across the stunning countryside of England, Wales, and Scotland—many of which would later become the settings for Hagrid’s hut, Shell Cottage, the Hogwarts bridge, and other iconic places. This stunning full-color compendium also includes two exclusive bonus inserts: a map of Diagon Alley folded in an envelope in the back of the book, and “The Paintings of Hogwarts” catalog inserted in the text.

Harry Potter The Artifact Vault

Author: Jody Revenson
Publisher: Harper Design
ISBN: 0062474219
Release Date: 2016-06-14
Genre: Performing Arts

Throughout the making of the eight Harry Potter movies, designers and craftspeople were tasked with creating fabulous chocolate-fantasy feasts, flying brooms, enchanted maps, and much more, in addition to numerous magical items necessary in a wizard’s everyday life—for example, newspapers with moving photos, vicious textbooks, and Howlers. Harry Potter: The Artifact Vault chronicles the work of the graphics department in creating vibrant and imaginative labels for potions bottles, brooms, and candy; the creation of Quidditch Quaffles, Bludgers, and Golden Snitches, lovingly crafted by the prop making team; and the stunning inventiveness used by the entire crew to create a rich, bewitched filmic universe. Accompanying the captivating text are never-before-seen art and design concepts, unit photography, and other filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive. This striking full-color compendium includes two exclusive bonus inserts—a booklet showcasing the design of The Tales of Beedle the Bard prop and a Black Family Tapestry poster—as well as many more surprises.

Harry Potter Page to Screen

Author: Jody Revenson
Publisher: Amazon Publishing
ISBN: 1612185916
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Worthy of a vault at Gringotts, this amazing, limited-edition collection includes eight exquisitely crafted volumes shelved with a scale prop replica of "The Monster Book of Monsters" and a gilded, oversized portfolio with five frame-able prints of concept art. Featuring never-before-published art and text chronicling the making of the Harry Potter films, the set is limited to just 3,000 copies worldwide. Seven of the volumes were created expressly for this collection and delve into different aspects of the filmmaking, showing how the team designed locations, graphics, costumes, creatures, and special effects. A book of the paintings of Hogwarts showcases the exquisite artistry of each. A keepsake book filled with snapshots and personal photos looks at the lasting relationships between cast and crew. The eighth volume is a cloth-bound edition of the New York Times Best-seller, Harry Potter: Page to Screen. All of these precious objects are housed in a collectible box that looks like it came from Diagon Alley. Arriving at your doorstep with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, this limited edition is the ultimate collectible for any wizard or Muggle.

Advanced Potion Making

Author: Noel Green
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 9781312947924
Release Date: 2015-02-25
Genre: Fiction

Enter a world of magic full of witches and wizards with this wonderfully written, fully complete work of fantasy. This potion book is completed with over 24 potions, complete with instructions, ingredients and spells. This isn't just another blank book to sit on your shelf but something you and your friends will want to read and study for years to come. Note: this is NOT a real potion book but is made for the fan of all things magical. At least we don't think any of the potions are real... but haven't tried them with actual unicorn horns or goblin blood so we might be wrong. For more information on this book check out my website here: http: //www.noelgreen.com/advanced-potion-making-replica#buypotionbook

Harry Potter The Creature Vault

Author: Jody Revenson
Publisher: Harper Design
ISBN: 0062374230
Release Date: 2014-10-28
Genre: Performing Arts

Dementors and House-elves, merpeople and Chinese Fireball Dragons—these are just a few of the magical creatures and frightening monsters populating J. K. Rowling's wizarding world. Harry Potter: The Creature Vault is a fascinating look at how this menagerie was brought to life for the blockbuster Harry Potter film series. Detailed profiles of each creature include rare concept illustrations, behind-the-scenes photography, and filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive. A removable poster picturing each of the creatures and an interactive Eeylops Owl Emporium catalog complete this must-have package.

Harry Potter Poster Book

Author: Warner Brothers
Publisher: Time Home Entertainment
ISBN: 1603208909
Release Date: 2011-06-07
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Filled with dazzling images from the very first Harry Potter film to the epic finale, this unique poster book allows fans to immerse themselves in the world of Harry Potter. Gorgeous images showcase the many memorable characters and dangerous situations Harry and his friends have encountered in their battle against Lord Voldemort (TM). All the pages in this keepsake edition can be removed from the book and displayed. As a bonus, the book includes 9 oversized collectible film posters. A must-have for all Harry Potter fans. The seventh movie opened on November 19th, 2010 to a huge audience around the country. There is no doubt the highly anticipated eighth movie out July 15th, 2011 with garner the same reaction.

What s a Christian to Do with Harry Potter

Author: Connie Neal
Publisher: WaterBrook
ISBN: 9780307813565
Release Date: 2012-01-11
Genre: Family & Relationships

Answers to the Burning Questions Christian Parents, Educators, and Others Are Asking about Harry Potter. In the world of publishing, few successes have equaled that of J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series—magical stories centered on one boy’s adventures at Hogwarts, a school for witchcraft and wizardry. Yet this popular series presents a perplexing—even divisive—challenge to the Christian community. Although the books present a clear picture of the epic battle between good and evil, they appear to support the use of magic and have had a controversial impact on our culture. As a result, many of us are wondering, “How should I respond to this Harry Potter thing?” Find out what the Harry Potter books really say about witchcraft and wizardry. Hear what Christians on both sides of the debate are saying about Harry Potter—and decide what you believe. Learn how you can use the series to protect your child from real occult influences. In What’s a Christian to Do with Harry Potter?, you’ ll explore the valid concerns some Christians have about the series, sort out the fact and fiction at the center of the debate, discover biblical answers that may surprise you, and learn how you can tap into this powerful cultural phenomenon to help advance the kingdom of God. This book has not been prepared, approved, or licensed by any person or entity that created, published, or produced the Harry Potter books or related properties. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Harry Potter Page to Screen

Author: Bob McCabe
Publisher: Harper Design
ISBN: 0062101897
Release Date: 2011-10-25
Genre: Performing Arts

Harry Potter: Page to Screen opens the doors to Hogwarts castle and the wizarding world of Harry Potter to reveal the complete behind-the-scenes secrets, techniques, and over-the-top artistry that brought J.K. Rowling’s acclaimed novels to cinematic life. Developed in collaboration with the creative team behind the celebrated movie series, this deluxe, 500-plus page compendium features exclusive stories from the cast and crew, hundreds of never-before-seen photographs and concept illustrations sourced from the closed film sets, and rare memorabilia. As the definitive look at the magic that made cinematic history, Page to Screen is the ultimate collectible, perfect for Muggles everywhere.

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Newt Scamander

Author: Warner Bros
Publisher:
ISBN: 1408885646
Release Date: 2016-11-18
Genre:

Learn all about Newt Scamander and the incredible film from J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Peer inside Newt Scamander's enchanted suitcase, encounter marvellous creatures, roam the streets of 1920s New York City and meet Newt's fascinating friends! This magical scrapbook takes readers on an interactive adventure through Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Filled with removable artefacts, such as wizarding newspapers, posters and other fascinating finds, this book has something for everyone!

Harry Potter on Location Standard Edition

Author: J. P. Sperati
Publisher:
ISBN: 1901091406
Release Date: 2010-05
Genre: Performing Arts

Have you ever wondered where the filming locations are for the Harry Potter film series? Here for the first time, arranged by county, is the definitive guide from 'A' for Alnwick Castle to 'Z' for Zoological Society of London to over 60 of those locations along with over 150 B&W photographs, maps, anecdotes and a wealth of historical information to bring them to life. Also included in this publication are tips and recommendations for those wishing to plan their own exploration of these wonderful places. This book will give the reader an appreciation for how the films are constructed from a variety of different locations and spliced together to make one seamless magical moment on the big screen This guide is a must for all Harry Potter enthusiasts as well as those just wishing to visit some of the most beautiful locations in the UK.

Harry Potter Poster Collection

Author: . Warner Bros. Consumer Products Inc.
Publisher: Insight Editions
ISBN: 1608871428
Release Date: 2012-07-31
Genre: Performing Arts

This beautiful poster book captures the magic of the Harry Potter films in an exciting new format. Harry Potter: The Quintessential Images comes with forty large-scale, display-worthy posters, featuring your favorite Harry Potter characters in striking poses — from Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, and Ron Weasley to Severus Snape, Albus Dumbledore, Bellatrix Lestrange, and even Dobby the house-elf. The posters span all eight feature films, celebrating pivotal moments and highlighting each character’s evolution through the years. The posters are printed on glossy cardstock and adhesive-bound inside a protective cover. Easily removable as full sheets, they’re crease-free and ideal for displaying. Whether your display of choice is Harry and Ron in full Quidditch gear; Hermione dressed for the Yule Ball; Cedric Diggory in his Hufflepuff robe; the ever-malicious Malfoys; or dozens of others — you’ll find a fun and colorful array in this keepsake collection.

The Lord of the Rings

Author: Brian Sibley
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0618258000
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Performing Arts

Discusses the making of the movie trilogy based on J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Lord of the Rings," covering topics including filming locations, special effects, costumes, battle scenes, characters, and music.