24 Facts From The Harry Potter Films That Every Fan Should Know


” Harry and Neville wear clothes in the Battle of Hogwarts that match their fathers’ clothes from old photos.”

“In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004), in an earlier scene where Hermione confronts Malfoy, a VERY tiny hand could be briefly seen inside the stone gate. Later a time-travelled Hermione hides at the exact location, watching her previous confrontation.”

“When Harry is inside of Tom Riddle’s memories in Chamber of Secrets, there’s still flickers of the candle that’s sitting next to him in the real world.”

“Professor Slughorn drinks a bottle of liquid luck before the battle in Deathly Hallows Part 2.”

“The one person in the Gryffindor section not cheering for Ron in Half-Blood Prince is Cormac McLaggen, who also tried out for Keeper.”

“Voldemort is listed in the credits of Sorcerer’s Stone as “He Who Must Not Be Named.”

“n Deathly Hallows Part 1, the fake name that Hermione gives to the snatcher is the name of Percy’s girlfriend in the books.”


“In Tom Riddle’s room in the orphanage in Half-Blood Prince, there’s a picture of some cliffs. Those are the same cliffs where Dumbledore and Harry travel to collect the locket, one of the seven horcruxes.”

“In Snape’s death scene, there’s a Gryffindor scarf hanging up in the background, a reference to his bravery and Dumbledore saying he “sometimes thinks they sort too soon” in the books.”

“The Warner Bros. logo gets more tarnished and decayed throughout the series.”

“What Sirius tells Harry when he says goodbye in Prisoner of Azkaban foreshadows Harry’s use of the Resurrection Stone in Deathly Hallows Part 2.”

“In Tom Riddle’s room at the orphanage, he has seven rocks lined up on his window sill, foreshadowing his seven horcruxes.”

“The credits of _Goblet of Fire _read “No dragons were harmed in the making of this movie.”

“In Sorcerer’s Stone, there’s a portrait of Anne Boleyn (who Henry VIII accused of witchcraft) in Hogwarts.”

“As each horcrux is destroyed, Voldemort’s robe becomes more faded and dirty looking.”

“In a flashback in Order of the Phoenix, Sirius says, “Nice one, James,” when James disarms Snape. Later, after Harry disarms a Death Eater, Sirius says the same thing.”

“Hermione’s hair grows throughout Deathly Hallows Part 1 to show how long she, Ron, and Harry have been traveling in search of horcruxes.”


“In Goblet of Fire, there’s a Deathly Hallows–shaped device visible in Dumbledore’s office.”

“Ron’s robes in Sorcerer’s Stone are more faded than Harry’s and Hermione’s because they’re hand-me-downs.”

“Professor Lockhart has a wig in his office in Chamber of Secrets, suggesting even his luscious hair is fake.”

“Some students in Order of the Phoenix are eating “Cheeri-Owls” cereal.”


“In Prisoner of Azkaban, Draco’s arm that was supposedly injured by Buckbeak is the one he uses to shove Neville, proving the injury is fake.”

“Everyone in the Dursleys’ neighborhood has the same make and model of car to avoid standing out. “

“In the epilogue at the end of Deathly Hallows Part 2, Harry’s scar has almost completely faded.”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.