Saturday, July 17, 2010

'Deathly Hallows' trailer premieres with 'Inception'

After its successful online launch, the first trailer of Warner Bros.’ “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” will now make its Philippine theatrical premiere as an added attraction to the sci-fi action-thriller “Inception” which opens across the Philippines today, July 15.

The seventh and final adventure in the Harry Potter film series, “Deathly Hallows” is a much-anticipated motion picture event to be told in two full-length parts.

Part 1 begins as Harry (Daniel Radcliffe), Ron (Rupert Grint) and Hermione (Emma Watson) set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the secret to Voldemort’s immortality and destruction—the Horcruxes. On their own, without the guidance of their professors or the protection of Professor Dumbledore, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are Dark Forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart.

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” is directed by David Yates, who also helmed the blockbusters “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix ” and “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.” Screenwriter Steve Kloves adapted the screenplay, based on the book by J.K. Rowling.

The film’s ensemble cast also includes Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Tom Felton, Ralph Fiennes, Brendan Gleeson, Richard Griffiths, John Hurt, Jason Isaacs, Helen McCrory, Bill Nighy, Miranda Richardson, Alan Rickman, Maggie Smith, Timothy Spall, Imelda Staunton, David Thewlis, Julie Walters and Bonnie Wright.

Distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1” will be released worldwide starting November 19, 2010 , and “Part 2” starting July 15, 2011.


Thursday, July 15, 2010

"Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" releases poster, trailer

BEIJING, July 3 (Xinhuanet) --Warner Bros. has just released the first teaser poster for "Harry Poster and the Deathly Hallows," the final film of the "Harry Potter" series, reports.

A new trailer was also released together with a video game called "Lego Harry Potter." Compared with the film's first trailer, which was released on Tuesday, the new trailer added some new footage from the film.

The film version of the final "Harry Potter" book will be divided into two parts with one released in cinemas worldwide on November 19 and the second released on July 15, 2011.



Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Official 'Harry Potter' site updated for 'Deathly Hallows'

Warner Bros. has updated their official Harry Potter web site opens in new window to begin promoting Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

The new site is restrained and elegant in its simplicity and greets visitors first with the trailer that was shown at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards, before leading into a bare-bones selection of options including a small gallery.

Billed as the "finale of the worldwide phenomenon," emblazoned at the top of the site it reads, "IT ALL ENDS HERE."

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 will hit theaters November 19, 2010. Part 2 is slotted for July 15, 2011.