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USA TODAY: Burrow Attack Scene in Half-Blood Prince a Standout Scene

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Posted by: sue
April 24, 2009, 10:34 PM

We've known for many months now, even witnessed footage seen in the newest trailer, that there is to be an attack on the Burrow included in the upcoming Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. In their guide to Summer movies, the USA Today has a very brief preview of the film, and notes the events at the Burrow are a "Standout Scene." While this preview is only a few sentences long, it does contain a cool new detail and slight description of the attack:

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (July 17)
Warner Bros.

The principals (Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint) return for the sixth installment, as Lord Voldemort's threat hangs heavier over Hogwarts as Dumbledore prepares Harry for the final battle with his ultimate foe. Meanwhile, adolescent hormones run wild through the corridors of the academy.

Standout scene: While visiting Harry and the Weasleys, part-werewolf Lupin (David Thewlis) catches a strange scent outdoors. Soon huge snake-like flames slither toward the house as Death Eater Bellatrix Lestrange (Helena Bonham Carter) appears and leads Harry into the marshes while fire begins to consume the porch and walls.

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109 Comments

Ronhermione_thumb
4452 Points

i lurve tonks!! hehe she is soooo random and funny!!

108_thumb
8069 Points

It sounds way too cool.

Posted by Melinae ♥Squee♥/Professor Truffle on April 29, 2009, 09:04 AM report to moderator
Ththhogwartsheaven_thumb
2611 Points

That is great!!

Posted by Taylor Potter ~★ROAR★~ on May 02, 2009, 04:27 PM report to moderator
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546 Points

sigh.. I really wanted the hospital scene where tonks confessed her love for lupin. :(( And I suppose that scene won’t be included. sigh.. At least I’ll see Lupin in action in this scene.

Posted by moony-heart-tonks on May 22, 2009, 08:02 PM report to moderator
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