Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Quotes by J.K. Rowling(page 3 of 20)
Did you notice the sly nod to Rupert Grint in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince?
Rowling 's novel of the same name. Filming began on 24 September , leading to the film's worldwide cinematic release on 15 July , one day short of the fourth anniversary of the corresponding novel's release. The film was a major commercial success, breaking the record for the biggest single-day worldwide gross. It is the fifth-highest-grossing film in the franchise. The film received positive reviews, with praise for Yates's direction and the performances, Delbonnel's cinematography, musical score, and "emotionally satisfying" story. Lord Voldemort is tightening his grip on both the wizarding and Muggle worlds, kidnapping wand-maker Garrick Ollivander from Diagon Alley and destroying the Millennium Bridge. The Malfoy family is disgraced when Lucius is apprehended and sent to Azkaban for his involvement with the Death Eaters.
Lavender Brown c. She started her education at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in , the same year as the famous Harry Potter. While at Hogwarts Lavender began studying Divination , which she was fascinated by. In her fifth year she joined Dumbledore's Army. This was an organisation taught and led by Harry Potter, despite initially doubting Harry's claims that Lord Voldemort had returned. The following year she started an exhibitionist relationship with Ron Weasley , though they soon broke up. In her final year of schooling Lavender joined the reconstituted D.
COM: Harry Potter's two closest friends since the first installment in the series, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," also share one of the saga's most strained relationships. Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger may embody predestined puppy love more than any of their Hogwarts classmates, but the bombshell kiss that Ron shares with Lavender Brown in "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" threatens to drive a permanent wedge between them, even as the darkest threat the series has ever seen descends on their school. Born into one of Hogwarts' largest families, with five older brothers having enrolled there, Ronald Bilius Weasley's father was committed to the fight against Lord Voldemort as a member of the Order of the Phoenix. Both Hermione and Harry initially encountered Ron during their first-year trip on the Hogwarts Express, and though he would grow closer to both of them over the course of the series, as his immature impulses that early on sparked catty spats with Hermione also came to characterize their relationship.