Fantastic Beast is a spin-off from the famous Harry Potter series. The movie is first of the five films that are part of this series. The Guardian have the movie five starts, and the digitally fabricated pre-war New York had impressed Peter Bradshaw a great deal.
Katherine Waterson’s role as Tina has also been appreciated widely by May audiences. The strong female lead is something that the Harry Potter franchise is seeing for the first time. She has been just as good as Eddie Redmayne who plays the lead role of the famous Hogwarts author Newt Scamander.
The Daily Mail’s reviewer Brain Viber has mentioned that although he thought five movies for the series is a bit much, the first part has certainly won him over. The strong story line takes most of the credit for the success of the movie. If it’s going to be this Good, no one would mind listening to them.
The Hollywood Reporter has widely appreciated the fantasy world that Rowling has created yet again. It also mentioned people who love Harry Potter series would certainly be interested in watching this movie. The irony of America leading up to the Great-Depression and scared by what happening to the city is too stark to miss. Overall, the movie is a treat to everyone who enjoyed the Harry Potter series.
The Times has said that the movie is bonkers in a fun way and the fact it loses some of the seriousness of the later part of the Harry Potter series is great.
David Yates and David Heyman, the director, and producer of the movie said that the movie was set during troublesome times of 1962 when the country was between wars. These things are shown in the movie in significant manner. The beasts in the movie were created by puppeteers from War Horse Play. The lead actor Eddie Redmayne spent some time with people who work with animals to understand their working style and behavior.
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