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Websites

MuggleNet

There are two great Harry Potter fan sites out there, the first of which is MuggleNet. Mugglenet hosts forums and news about the all the latest in the world of Harry Potter.

The Leaky Cauldron

The second huge Harry Potter fan site is The Leaky Cauldron. Definitely worth checking out!

The Harry Potter Lexicon

Any questions about what, exactly, a Blast-Ended Skrewt is? Or how Araminta Meliflua is connected to Phineas Nigellus? This site is the place to go: an encyclopedia with useful subject headings to guide your browsing.

Harry Potter Wiki

Harry Potter Wikipedia, with entries on pretty much everything you can find in the books. Looking for a picture of Gregory the Smarmy? Try here.

Bloomsbury's Harry Potter Site

The website for Harry Potter's UK publisher, which includes useful FAQs, info on Rowling, details on the myths that inspired some Harry Potter characters, and a fun trivia site which allows you to "Swot up on Potter."

Scholastic's Order of the Phoenix Site

A great site from the American publisher, including a Pronunciation Guide (for those of us who can't figure out how to say "Firenze" properly) and a Trivia Challenge.

LEGO Harry Potter

Official Harry Potter LEGO sets. You can even buy a LEGO dementor! That’s totally crazy and cool.

Movie or TV Productions

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)

This was the first of the Harry Potter films to be directed by David Yates, who has also helmed Half-Blood Prince and both halves of Deathly Hallows.

Documents

Accio Quote

Basically the go-to source for all direct quotes from J.K. Rowling on Harry Potter’s world. It really doesn’t get much more comprehensive than this.

Video

Two Incredible Ladies, Meeting at Last

Oprah Winfrey interviews J.K. Rowling.

"Harry Potter First Kiss: The Real Story"

A funny little piece about Daniel Radcliffe’s first on-screen kiss in the film December Boys, right before he locked lips with Katie Leung (Cho Chang) in Order of the Phoenix.

"Daniel Radcliffe Kisses and Cries in Fifth Harry Potter"

Interview with Daniel Radcliffe about the experience of filming the fifth movie.

"Helena Bonham Carter Bites Into Harry Potter"

Interview with Helena Bonham Carter about her first appearance as Bellatrix Lestrange in Order of the Phoenix.

Order of the Phoenix Trailer

You can definitely see that the movies get darker along with the novels.

Images

In the Forbidden Forest

A still from the movie, with Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter), Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley), and Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) in the Forbidden Forest.

Dolores Umbridge

Imelda Staunton as Professor Umbridge, terrifying in pink.

Voldemort

Ralph Fiennes, not looking his best.

The Department of Mysteries

Check out all of those prophecies!

Kreacher

Dobby is much cuter.

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