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Podcast: Cinema Synopsis Movie News, Episode 1

By Ryan Lawler and Ethan Mullican

September 19, 2019

RT Reporters Ryan Lawler and Ethan Mullican go over this week's biggest movie news, involving the Suicide Squad cast reveal, all the way to the Goldfinch bombing at the box office....

‘Cursed Child’ leaves fans confused, disappointed

'Cursed Child' leaves fans confused, disappointed

By Erin Cowan, Round Table news editor

January 10, 2017

Cursed child? More like a perverse child. With Jack Thorne’s screenplay “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” based on well-known characters from J.K. Rowling’s beloved “Harry Potter” series, it entirely decimates any love for the adaption through its poor characterization and unsatisfactory...

‘Fantastic Beasts’ not so fantastic at storytelling

By Jade Ruggieri, Round Table feature editor

December 19, 2016

Fans of the renowned “Harry Potter” series went crazy when J.K. Rowling announced in early 2014 that “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” would be adapted into a movie. The movie had high expectations to live up to since Rowling already has such a large fan base. “Fantastic Beasts”...

Reactions: ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them’

By Erin Cowan, Round Table news editor

November 18, 2016

Middletown High School students and staff react to the upcoming release of the movie, "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them".

Is J.K. Rowling in over her head or hitting another wave of success?

By Abby Huston, Round Table reporter

June 2, 2016

In 2001, J.K. Rowling wrote a book called “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”. The book is in the Harry Potter series as one of the student’s textbooks; it explained all of the magical creatures in the wizarding world and where the may be located. Warner Bros. announced on Sept. 12, 2013...

Will audiences truly be charmed by the Cursed Child?

Will audiences truly be charmed by the Cursed Child?

By Aniston Morris, Liam O'Byrne, Round Table entertainment editor

March 30, 2016

Harry Potter, a popular seven-book fantasy series, was written by the well-known author JK Rowling. Countless people have read the series and nearly 500 million books have been sold. Rowling, once a lady with an idea in a coffee shop, created a story that has been an immense success. On Feb. 10, an addition...

“Deathly Hallows: Part One” keeps magic alive

November 23, 2010

By Lauren Cevallos and Emma Trapp Round Table Reporter As of 2007, the Harry Potter film series had been announced the most successful movie franchise in history. Over the years the Harry Potter movies alone have made more than 4.47 billion dollars and still rising. With all the success is it ev...

Harry Potter apparates into theatres

November 18, 2010

Middletown High School sophomores Kendal Meese, Amy Hoffman, and Erin Frey wear their Harry Potter themed t-shirts in anticipation of the midnight premire of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows part 1 on Nov. 18. Though the last book in the popular book series was released in 2007, the fans have...

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