Occasional Criticon 7th Jun 2004, 4:12pm | Permalink
Perhaps Ms. Menon ought to take a look at previous potter films. This film is far superior to its predessors which were dull and extremely boring. Credit goes to the director Alphonso Cuoron whose crafted a great fantasy film. Go see the film, you won't be disappointed.
All those sheepish adults in the Harry Potter aisle of the bookstore are going to have a tough time explaining to the world why Rowling's magic is not confined to the world of children alone. Before the movies hit the screens, they might have had a chance. But now, with each new Potter rotter, their stand gets shakier.
Agreed, it's a little late in the day to rant against the movies. But every fresh assault awakens you to how increasingly caricature-like these films are getting. And Prisoner Of Azkaban has to be the unkindest cut of them all, with an idiotic Sirius Black, a wobb....