harry potter and the deathly hallows – Instead, the soundtrack’s musical gems come and go and never fully develop, leaving the listener d…

harry potter and the deathly hallows – Instead, the soundtrack’s musical gems come and go and never fully develop, leaving the listener d…

but had not shared this with Kloves, concluding they felt the same thing at the same point in the story.[11] Music Supervisor Matt Biffa initially read the scene as upbeat, “like two teenagers going for it” but after discussing its nuances with Yates decided it had to be uplifting without being too romantic.[12] It was decided it could not be a tune that had been used in film or television before, nor a song that would pull the audience out of the wizard world.[13] Aiming for an old, soul song along the lines of James Carr and Otis Redding, and more modern material such as Oasis and Radiohead, it was determined these musicians offered too much of the Muggle world.[14] Yates listened to 300[15] tracks from Biffa, “because I needed a piece of music that was poignant and tender but oddly uplifting.but had not shared this with Kloves, concluding they felt the same thing at the same point in the story.[11] Music Supervisor Matt Biffa initially read the scene as upbeat, “like two teenagers going for it” but after discussing its nuances with Yates decided it had to be uplifting without being too romantic.[12] It was decided it could not be a tune that had been used in film or television before, nor a song that would pull the audience out of the wizard world.[13] Aiming for an old, soul song along the lines of James Carr and Otis Redding, and more modern material such as Oasis and Radiohead, it was determined these musicians offered too much of the Muggle world.[14] Yates listened to 300[15] tracks from Biffa, “because I needed a piece of music that was poignant and tender but oddly uplifting.Instead, the soundtrack’s musical gems come and go and never fully develop, leaving the listener disappointed by how close the soundtrack came to musical greatness.”[20] Christian Clemmensen of Filmtracks reviewed the score on 5 November 2010 and praised the orchestrations for the film but heavily criticized the sparse use of Hedwig’s Theme and the poor continuity in the score when compared to previous entries in the series.[21] Charlotte Gardner from BBC commented that “Pope’s orchestration is a work of genius, heightening the music’s drama with a myriad of different instrumental colours” and the score “is equally affective – menacing, comforting, magic-tinged, powerful and fragile all in one.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 grossed $381,409,310 in the United States and Canada, along with $960,813,480 in other markets, for a worldwide total of $1,342,222,791.[4] In worldwide earnings, it was the third-highest-grossing film, the highest-grossing film of 2011,[15] the highest-grossing film in the Harry Potter franchise, and the highest-grossing book adaptation.[62] It also became the highest-grossing film for Warner Bros.[14] as well as the highest-grossing release from parent company TimeWarner, surpassing The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King.[63]Part 2 set a worldwide opening-weekend record with $483.2 million.[57][64] It set a worldwide IMAX opening-weekend record with $23.2 million.[65][66] In worldwide earnings, it was the fastest film to reach $400 million (5 days), $500 million (6 days), $600 million (8 days), $700 million (10 days), $800 million (12 days), $900 million (15 days), and $1 billion (19 days, tied with Avatar and Marvel’s The Avengers).[67][55] On 31 July 2011 (its 19th day of release), it became the ninth film in cinematic history and the second in 2011 to surpass the $1-billion mark.[55]United States and CanadaEdit In the US and Canada, it is the 27th-highest-grossing film,[68] the highest-grossing 2011 film,[69] the highest-grossing Harry Potter film, the highest-grossing children’s book adaptation,[70] the highest-grossing fantasy/live action film[71] and the 13th-highest-grossing 3-D film.[72]Box Office Mojo estimates that the film sold more than 40 million tickets.[73] It set new records in advance ticket sales with $32 million,[74][75] in its midnight opening with $43.5 million[58] and in its IMAX midnight opening with $2 million.[56][76] It grossed $91.1 million on its opening Friday, setting a Friday-gross record as well as single- and opening-day records.[77] It also set an opening-weekend record with $169.2 million, an IMAX opening-weekend record of $15.2 million and opening-weekend record for a 3-D film.[78][79][80] Although 3-D enhanced the film’s earning potential, only 43% of the opening gross came from 3-D venues.

but had not shared this with Kloves, concluding they felt the same thing at the same point in the story.[11] Music Supervisor Matt Biffa initially read the scene as upbeat, “like two teenagers going for it” but after discussing its nuances with Yates decided it had to be uplifting without being too romantic.[12] It was decided it could not be a tune that had been used in film or television before, nor a song that would pull the audience out of the wizard world.[13] Aiming for an old, soul song along the lines of James Carr and Otis Redding, and more modern material such as Oasis and Radiohead, it was determined these musicians offered too much of the Muggle world.[14] Yates listened to 300[15] tracks from Biffa, “because I needed a piece of music that was poignant and tender but oddly uplifting.

Interactive Entertainment officially announced Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 was in development to be released alongside the film in autumn of 2010.[26] Prior to the game’s announcement, EA had launched a campaign through the social networking website, Facebook, where users could “like” the page and therefore eventually reveal the first image which depicted the characters Harry, Ron and Hermione in a forest with their wands pointed at the Snatchers.[27][28] A teaser trailer was released online after the game’s announcement in a build-up to the E3 Conference showcasing the battle sequences and gameplay.[29] The first box art to be released for the video game depicted an empty foggy forest with the title in the middle and the official box art depicted the same image but with Harry Potter running with his wand pointed in front of him and Voldemort’s eyes peering over the top .[30][31] According to the game’s creative director, Matt Birch, they had built a brand new game engine to harness the game’s demands and new available technologies and will also use Facial Action Coding System (FACS) for the first time.[2][3]High resolution head scans of the main cast of the film were made as well as photo shots in different angles and lighting to capture every facial detail.[32]SoundtrackEdit The score to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 was led by James Hannigan, his third Harry Potter video game soundtrack.[2] During an interview with Squareenixmusic.com’s Greg O’Connor Read he was asked if he would return for the last game to which he had stated “I’d love to return to the series[…]”, and when asked how he would end it he said “[…] it would be great to end the series with a bang!”.[33] It was recorded, like its predecessor, with The Philharmonia Orchestra at AIR Studios in London, while the soundtrack was first unveiled on 28 October 2010 at St Mary’s Church, Nottingham where Hannigan performed several tracks with the Pinewood Singers.[34][35][36] The main theme for the soundtrack was made available for download on the game’s official website on 8 November 2010.

No other Harry Potter game has had this level of action!
•Become a master in stealth – Use the Invisibility Cloak, Polyjuice Potion and Peruvian Instant Darkness Powder to avoid detection and sneak past adversaries.
•Unique cover mechanics – Use magic to create and wield cover.

Box officeEdit Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 grossed $24 million in North America during its midnight showing, beating the record for the highest midnight gross of the series, previously held by Half Blood Prince, at $22.2 million.[65] The film also had the third-highest midnight gross of all time, behind The Twilight Saga: Eclipse and The Twilight Saga: New Moon, which grossed $30 million and $26.3 million, respectively.[66] The film broke the record for the highest midnight gross in IMAX, with $1.4 million in box office sales, surpassing Eclipse, which grossed $1 million.[67] All of these records were later topped in 2011 by the film’s sequel, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2.[68] In North America, the film grossed $61.7 million on its opening day, marking the sixth highest single day gross ever at the time.[69] It became the highest opening day for a Harry Potter film in the series, a record previously held by Half-Blood Prince with $58.2 million,[70] until it was broken by Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 with $92.1 million.[71] The film grossed a total of $125 million in its opening weekend, marking the largest opening for the franchise, previously held by Goblet of Fire[69] and later topped by its sequel Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2.

Further information: List of Harry Potter characters The gameplay of Deathly Hallows – Part 2 differs from Part 1, in order to address complaints made with the previous game.[4][5][6] The game progresses linearly, through cutscenes, but does not include side missions like the previous game.[4] Combat in Deathly Hallows – Part 2 involves button presses which initiates spell-casting as an attack.

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