Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is the first movie in a new (announced) franchise inspired by the Harry Potter universe. A book of the same name was on Harry’s required reading list in the very first novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. This textbook was written under the pseudonym of Newt Scamander, its fictional author and the lead in this movie.
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Director : David Yates
Starring : Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler, Ezra Miller, Colin Farrell, Zoe Kravitz, Johnny Depp, Samantha Morton, Jon Voight, Carmen Ejogo
Running Time : 133 minutes
Release Date : November 17