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After eight Harry Potter movies, the last of which debuted in , the wizarding world of J. But unlike the Potter films, the film's screenplay was written by Rowling itself, and is an original work not based off of a book. Now, that statement may come as a shock to some fans, because Rowling did write a book called Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them back in The book is not a novel, and has no real story. Instead, it's a textbook purported to be used by Harry, and is "authored" by Newt Scamander — the protagonist of the film.
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Posted on Tuesday, November 22nd, by Peter Sciretta. This is the first installment of an announced five-film series but the movie somehow feels like a standalone one-off movie. I know critics like to complain about films which seem to exist only to set up a potential franchise, but this felt to me like the exact opposite. As the characters concluded this adventure, I felt like I was shutting the book on their stories. What could the Fantastic Beasts sequels possibly be about? Who might they focus on? Originally envisioned as a trilogy of films , it was recently revealed that JK Rowling and Warner Bros now plan to make five Fantastic Beasts movies.
The world is wider than you know and deeper than you imagine. Welcome wizards, witches, muggles and magical beings of all kinds to the Wizarding World, a place of magic beyond your wildest dreams. There are a legion of new characters to meet, new histories, locations and impossible creatures to discover and an entire lexicon of spectacular spells to add to your wizarding know-how. Now J. Into this world of speakeasies and soaring skyscrapers comes a wizard named Newt Scamander, carrying a rather unusual suitcase, a suitcase destined to lead Newt to spectacular adventure!