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National Geographic Kids Feature on Half-Blood Prince

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Posted by: sue
July 04, 2009, 08:55 PM

The new issue of National Geographic Kids magazine contains a behind the scenes feature on Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, with scans now available here in our galleries.  While none of the photos are new, there are fun facts for kids contained in the magazine. Some of these facts include tidbits that due to all amount of fake blood used in the Sectumsempra fight which one day got very messy, actor Tom Felton (Draco) had to change costumes "at least seven times." Other nuggets of news include fact such as the prop of Aragog the spider is covered in the same material as crash test dummies, and is the size of a large polar bear, and that makeup artists spent three hours each day gluing on white goat hair dyed black to make Dave Legano into the dreadful Werewolf Fenrir Greyback.

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24 Comments

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1091 Points

dude it lied! it said the movie was PG-13 in the issue but it is clearly PG!

Posted by LoSushi! [[ ROAR ]] on July 06, 2009, 03:30 AM report to moderator
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awesome!!!!

Posted by Gryffindor1991 {ROAR!!!} on July 06, 2009, 04:38 AM report to moderator
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Wow, it’s amazing how much work goes in to movies! That’s why I love behind the scenes videos.

Posted by SpitFyre on July 06, 2009, 08:06 AM report to moderator
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My daughter gets this magazine and loved the spread.

Posted by Dolemite [FTC!] on July 06, 2009, 04:02 PM report to moderator
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Can’t wait! Sounds like they’ve included a lot… I wonder what the Burrow scene is going to be like ???

Posted by HermioneRon4ever on July 07, 2009, 01:17 AM report to moderator
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charming pic……

Posted by GTHunter [FTC!] on July 08, 2009, 03:20 AM report to moderator
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will look in a bit… internet is playing up a bit :(

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coolness

Posted by Leeann on July 08, 2009, 03:06 PM report to moderator
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greyback gives me the hibbie jibbies

Posted by KC Nox on July 10, 2009, 10:47 PM report to moderator
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