Now Playing Synopsis: Mike Newell (Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire) adapts Charles Dickens with this Number 9 Films production once again chronicling an orphan (Jeremy Irvine) who learns he has an unknown benefactor and sets off to London with "great expectations." Helena Bonham Carter co-stars. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Jeremy Irvine, Helena Bonham Carter, Holliday Grainger, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes Movie Details Play Trailer Movie Review
NEW YORK - Children and adults, unwilling to wait until morning, swamped bookstores across America into the wee hours Saturday, eager to read the latest exploits of Harry Potter, the boy wizard.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Heavy rains and hail Saturday morning greeted the legions of fans waiting to buy the latest book in the Harry Potter series.
EDINBURGH, Scotland - J.K. Rowling, creator of the boy wizard Harry Potter, is running a few minutes late for an interview - not quite five, in fact.
1. "Harry Potter and Sorcerer's Stone" by J.K. Rowling.
From bubble-gum pop to Dr. Seuss adaptations to a certain boy wizard, many of this year's sensations in the arts and entertainment were aimed at kids - or at adults' nostalgia for the pop culture of their childhood. (The top boy band at year's end? The Beatles, of course.)
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Paul McCartney, tired of staying in hotels, has bought a $4 million, 4,700-square-foot house in the Hollywood Hills.
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - The big screen has found its Harry Potter: 11-year-old British actor Daniel Radcliffe.
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