"We just dressed the kids like teenagers; we made them a lot more urban. Instead of taking my inspiration from Dicken’s A Christmas Carol, I took my inspiration from the street. You don’t have to dress up everybody in nineteenth century–like costumes to have a wizard film. I think wizards excist nowadays as well. They have their own culture, as they belong to a different world. They don’t all have to be rich and in velvet. They can be dark and in jeans. That’s what we wanted to show.” – Jany Temime
The marauders sitting in the common room doing homework and James is reading for an assignment and he thinks it’s stupid and just yells “are you fucking serious?!”
Remus says “yes” before thinking it through and begins contemplating a jump off the astronomy tower. Sirius looks momentarily horrified then Peter passes over a galleon to James and they move on with their homework as if it never happened.
"Godfather?" sputtered Uncle Vernon. "You haven’t got a godfather!"
"Yes, I have," said Harry brightly. "He was my mum and dad’s best friend. He’s a convicted murderer, but he’s broken out of wizard prison and he’s on the run. He likes to keep in touch with me, though… keep up with my news… check if I’m happy…"
There was movement going on around them, pointless bustling, the flashes of more spells. To Harry it was meaningless noise, the deflected curses flying past them did not matter…
on september 1st 2017 we should all go to King’s Cross station and be there for the end of Harry Potter’s timeline