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Why did Katherine Waterston’s Tina Goldstein vanish from the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ franchise?

Fans are speculating that Waterston’s role was cut from ‘The Secrets of Dumbledore’ because she supports trans rights.

On Mar 9, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Johnny Depp fired from ‘Fantastic Beasts’ franchise

He was ‘asked to resign’ after losing a lawsuit regarding his domestic abuse allegations.

On Nov 6, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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3rd ‘Fantastic Beasts’ movie is officially greenlit

The film won’t be released until November 2021.

On Nov 5, 2019 by Michelle Jaworski

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J.K. Rowling discusses the ‘sexual dimension’ of Dumbledore and Grindelwald

Quick question: Would J.K. Rowling talk about a straight relationship like this?

On Mar 14, 2019 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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This fact about Hogwarts bathroom etiquette is pretty sh*tty


On Jan 4, 2019 by Michelle Jaworski

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The top fandoms of 2018

An epic year of geeking out.

On Dec 9, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw, Michelle Jaworski

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How ‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ built a wizarding world from the ground up

A look at the film’s most dizzying special effects.

On Dec 6, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski

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Why does ‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ sympathize with the wizarding Nazis?

The film accidentally argues that Grindelwald is right.

On Nov 20, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Is Dumbledore gay? Here’s why it matters

J.K. Rowling revealed the answer in 2007, but what does it mean for ‘Harry Potter’ canon?

On Nov 18, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’ fails its female characters

The roles for women of color were particularly bad.

On Nov 17, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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The end of ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,’ explained

What does that bombshell mean for the next movie?

On Nov 17, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski

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‘The Crimes of Grindelwald’ and the painful history of ‘Harry Potter’ canon

‘Fantastic Beasts’ is just the latest franchise to show the limits of a singular canon.

On Nov 16, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski

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Queerbaiting is ruining the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ franchise

J.K. Rowling still doesn’t know how to handle Dumbledore’s sexuality.

On Nov 16, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Fantastic Beasts’ and the problem with wizarding costume design

The real crime of Grindelwald is Johnny Depp’s terrible costume.

On Nov 15, 2018 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Why the cameo in ‘Crimes Of Grindelwald’ doesn’t work

It doesn’t make much sense.

On Nov 15, 2018 by Michelle Jaworski

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