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Bizarre Things That Happened On The Set Of Harry Potter

The Harry Potter films had some pretty strange things happen during shoots. Some were really bad, some were pretty funny. None of them, however, stop us from wishing we'd gotten our Hogwart's acceptance letter at age 12. Or that we were Aurors, instead of whatever we really do for a living. Really, we'd settle for a dishwasher position at the Leaky Cauldron. Anything but real life!

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    Strange Things That Happened On The Set Of Harry Potter - Grunge

    Strange Things That Happened On The Set Of Harry Potter - Grunge

    The Harry Potter films had some pretty strange things happen during shoots. Some were really bad, some were pretty funny. None of them, however, stop us from wishing we'd gotten our Hogwart's acceptance letter at age 12. Or that we were Aurors, instead of whatever we really do for a living. Really, we'd settle for a dishwasher position at the Leaky Cauldron. Anything but real life!

    Things Harry Potter Gets Wrong About Mythical Beings - Grunge

    Things Harry Potter Gets Wrong About Mythical Beings - Grunge

    The Harry Potter novels and movies are full of magical creatures, and while there are a few that seem to have sprung fully formed from the mind of J.K. Rowling, most of them are drawn from folklore and mythology throughout the world. In fact, Rowling has even said that whenever she planned to introduce a new subject into Harry's Care of Magical Creatures lesson or Newt Scamander's world-traveling adventures in search of fantastic beasts, she dove into research to make sure she got things right.

    Why It Would Suck To Live In The Harry Potter Universe - Grunge

    Why It Would Suck To Live In The Harry Potter Universe - Grunge

    The Harry Potter series has some of the most dedicated fans, many who travel all over the world to put their wizardry skills to use and participate in events that replicate the magical universe. Whether it's taking in a Quidditch match, having a few butterbeers, or throwing on a robe before heading to an all-out Potterhead convention, fans will do just about anything to feel like they're part of this seemingly wonderful world.

    The Real People Who Inspired These Harry Potter Characters - Grunge

    The Real People Who Inspired These Harry Potter Characters - Grunge

    J.K. Rowling's world of witchcraft and wizardry isn't without its real-life influences. Although the characters in her Harry Potter series are all fictional — with the exception of a few errant folks like Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald's Nicolas Flamel, of course — the author did draw upon a few key traits from some real-world personas to create some of those fan favorites.

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