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Variety Review of Half-Blood Prince: Indispensable Rickman Delivers

Posted by: sue
July 05, 2009, 04:33 PM

Variety has now posted their review of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, and it contains much praise for the sixth installment in the Harry Potter film series. Noting that director David Yates "displays noticeably increased confidence here, injecting more real-world grit intoContinued...

OotP Film

"Order of the Phoenix" Press Report Videos and Reviews Now Online

Posted by: Edward
June 30, 2007, 05:15 AM

A slew of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix press reports, reviews and interviews with the cast by many news outlets from around the world are now online. Our amazing video galleries angels have been hard at work again and the gallery now features no less than a bakers dozenContinued...


High Def DVD Edition of GoF: "Magical"

Posted by: Edward
February 18, 2007, 05:51 PM

A shining new review about the upcoming High Definition DVD of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was released today commenting on the enhanced High Def experience. As we previously reported, WB is releasing High Def editions of the Harry Potter films to date sometime in 2007, but in an article today, the superiorContinued...


Goblet of Fire DVD Available Today in the US, Canada

Posted by: sue
March 07, 2006, 01:18 PM

In case you forgot...the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire DVD is now available in stores here in the US and in Canada. Many of the the retailers are doing promotions and sales for the new DVD, which is also available through our shop. After you check out all the nice goodies on the disc,Continued...


Entertainment Weekly Reviews Goblet of Fire DVD

Posted by: sue
March 03, 2006, 12:03 PM

The new issue of Entertainment Weekly contains their review of the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire DVD, giving it a B+ grade. We have the full review below which will be in the new issue of the magazine, due on newsstands on Tuesday.

Who are the Harry Potter movies for, anyway? It could beContinued...


Sneak Preview of the Goblet of Fire DVD

Posted by: sue
February 10, 2006, 02:12 PM

Lizo, from CBBC Newsround, was lucky enough to get a sneak preview of the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire DVD, and has now posted his thoughts and review of the new disc, along with some great scoops on what is ahead for us. He writes:

"Highlights include the inspired choice of writer/directorContinued...

Film Awards

Goblet of Fire Wins Golden Tomato Award

Posted by: sue
January 13, 2006, 09:20 AM

Film Site Rotten Tomatoes has handed out their yearly awards, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire received their Golden Tomato award in the category of "Best Reviewed Sci-Fi/Fantasy of 2005." These awards are given " to recognize the year's best-reviewed films." Goblet wasContinued...

Critic Rex Reed Admits: "I'm too old to properly assess any more adventures..."

Posted by: Melissa
November 21, 2005, 02:24 PM

In The New York Observer, Rex Reed pans Goblet of Fire, first complaining that the movie is "entirely too long for adults and out of the question for children," despite the fact that it is only five minutes longer than the first Harry Potter film. Reed goes onContinued...

Movie Reviews

A Maze of Reviews for GoF

Posted by: Melissa
November 18, 2005, 09:51 AM

A number of national and local papers and websites published their reviews of GoF today, and we have a selection of them here for you.
The Irish Times gave the film three stars, which is "worth a look." "Goblet of Fire will prove hard work for those viewers not steeped in Potter lore. Watching this tiringContinued...

Movie Reviews

Major Reviews for Goblet of Fire

Posted by: sue
November 17, 2005, 06:59 AM

Many of the major reviews for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire have now been released. Newsweek, USA Today, The New York Times and noted film critic Roger Ebert have all posted positive reviews for the fourth Harry Potter film.
David Ansen of Newsweek is positive of the film saying this is the "funniest,Continued...


More Positive Reviews for Goblet of Fire

Posted by: sue
November 15, 2005, 12:14 PM

There have been several more reviews posted online today, all with mostly favourable remarks for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
The Associated Press has given a generally positive review overall for the new film, however they do not seem to impressed with the sets and the three tasks noting:Continued...

GoF Review Round-up

Posted by: Melissa
November 12, 2005, 07:23 PM

Lots more reviews are hitting newspapers, magazines and the internet this week, in advance of the release of Goblet of Fire. While our summary will be as spoiler-free as possible, please note that all of the reviews listed here will contain some degree of spoilers for the film.
The Scotsman's review was generally positive.Continued...

More Reviews of Goblet of Fire

Posted by: sue
November 10, 2005, 06:57 AM

A fresh batch of reviews for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire are now cropping up today. The BBC posted a generally postive review of the film, noting how the trio has improved in their performances, and commenting on the "slick" performances from Alan Rickman and Brendan Gleeson. On the BBC siteContinued...


Wrap-Around of GoF Premiere Coverage

Posted by: Melissa
November 07, 2005, 06:26 AM

Lots of publications, shows, and websites posted coverage overnight of the GoF premiere yesterday. Thanks to everyone who sent us links!
ThisIsLondon has a review, photos from the red carpet, a smattering of quotes and some fan commentary. They also featured the views of kids and parents who'd seen the film:Continued...


More GoF Reviews

Posted by: Melissa
November 06, 2005, 09:34 AM

The Daily Telegraph sent 14 year old author Emma Urquhart with Elizabeth Day to see the film. Emma was unfazed, but Elizabeth said she could not stand the 'unutterable' terror of the film. The pair of reviews show contrasting views of the more violent scenes in the film, and discuss issues parents should consider whenContinued...