The first reactions to Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore have emerged on the internet.
The reception of the Harry Potter prequel series Fantastic Beasts is mixed. While the first film received mostly positive reviews from both critics and audiences, the second film, The Crimes of Grindelwald, was heavily criticized and received the lowest reception of any film in the franchise. Of Dumbledore’s Secrets less than two weeks away from premiering in theaters, some are wondering if the third entry herein wizarding world prequel series is a step in the right direction.
Well, based on these early responses, it looks like things are starting to get better for the Fantastic Beasts series. Some have had the chance to see the film before it opens in theaters, and reception seems to be more positive this time around:
Here’s the synopsis for it Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore:
Professor Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) knows that the mighty dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Mads Mikkelsen) is on his way to seize control of the wizarding world. Unable to stop him alone, he entrusts magizoologist Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) to lead a fearless team of wizards, witches and a brave Muggle baker on a perilous mission, where they encounter beasts old and new and clash with Grindelwalds. growing legion of followers. But with the stakes so high, how long can Dumbledore stay on the sidelines?
Directed by David Yates from a screenplay by JK Rowling and Steve Kloves, the film stars Eddie Redmayne, Jude Law, Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Callum Turner, Jessica Williams, Katherine Waterston and Mads Mikkelsen.
The new film will hit theaters on April 15, 2022. Stay tuned for all the latest on the upcoming movie and subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more original video content.