The demise of Harry Potter movies was sorrowful but Warner Bros. did leave us something to cling to and remind us of the wonderful witchcraft times. Fantastic Beasts is a direct prequel of Harry Potter set in the 1920s. Almost a seven decades before the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s stone.
After you have watched the Harry Potter Series in order, your journey will lead you to Fantastic Beasts. This journey is different but not any less interesting. And similar to Harry Potter, the main character is also a British young wizard. However, this plot is set mostly in the city – New York.
Moreover, Fantastic Beasts stars some of the most talented actors of the industry like Eddie Redmayne as Newt, Katherine Waterson as Tina, Johnny Depp as Grindelwald, Dan Fogler as Jacob Kowalski and Jude Law as Albus Dumbledore. The cast is true to the name – Fantastic and so are their performances.
With Fantastic Beasts 4 announcing soon, loyal Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts viewers are overpowered with the urge to re-watch the previous three parts to be all caught up for the upcoming release. To take the tedious task off your hands, we have arranging the movie series in order for you. Here they are in order along with their release dates, runtime and all that you need to know about these movies.
1. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
In mid-1920s New York, Newt Scamander, a British youthful activist wizard, shows up in the city, holding a strange calfskin bag shielding different and enchanted magical creatures. Then, even with a delicate balance of mystery and the rising fiascos credited to the dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald, Newt’s valuable bag out of nowhere disappears. Furthermore, after a short time, this unexpected entanglement gets Senior Auror Percival Graves’ attention. Presently, Newt is his target as an undetectable, crushing, eccentric and invisible threat actually unleashes destruction on Fifth Avenue. Eventually, is there a secret plan behind Graves’ expectations? What will befall the remaining fantastic beasts still running free?
- IMDb rating: 7.2/10
- Release date: November 18, 2016
- Runtime: 2 hours 12 minutes
2. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald
During a blustery evening, the perilous dark wizard, Gellert Grindelwald, breaks out of his extreme security cell and escapes MACUSA custody, a couple of months in the wake of evening out in New York City in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016). Dead set on starting a worldwide development against the sub-par Muggles, all-strong Grindelwald attempts to collect more devotees, frantically searching out a grieved youthful obscurial: an individual of crucial significance to definitive progress of his well-thought-out plan. Presently, before this horrible new danger, Hogwarts’ head administrator, Professor Albus Dumbledore, enrolls the assistance of the previous understudy Newt Scamander to partake in the work to frustrate the magician’s plan. Since, to an ever-increasing extent, Paris turns into a portentous combat zone. In any case, one inquiry stays unanswered. Will underhanded Grindelwald at any point pay for his wrongdoings?
- IMDb rating: 6.5/10
- Release date: November 16, 2018
- Runtime: 2 hours 14 minutes
3. Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore
Albus Dumbledore is aware that the Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald is on he move to have a hold of the wizarding world. He inquires Magizoologist Newt Scamander to lead a bold group of witches, wizards and one courageous Muggle cook on a hazardous mission, where they experience old and new beasts and conflict with Grindelwald’s army of devotees. However, with the stakes so enormous, how long could Dumbledore stay uninvolved?
- IMDb rating: 6.2/10
- Release date: April 15, 2022
- Runtime: 2 hours 22 minutes
We hope this article was relevant enough to facilitate you watch Fantastic beasts in order. So buckle up and get on the ride of magical madness.