‘Harry Potter’ Gets An Honest Trailer

Who is cute enough to replace this lot?

Who is cute enough to replace this lot?

Apologies if you’ve seen this already, but it’s too good to pass up on, especially the bit with the Academy Awards nominations.

A while ago we mentioned the phenomenon of Honest Trailers, in which major movies are given an irreverent boot in the goolies by YouTubers screenjunkies, using a fake trailer as a steel-toecapped boot.

The appearance of the Harry Potter franchise among their subjects is well past overdue, and so it’s with no small delight that we can show you this:

Naturally it diminishes the fun of the films in no sense whatsoever.

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser McAlpine

Fraser is a British writer, broadcaster and the the author of the book Stuff Brits Like. He is Anglophenia's resident Brit blogger, having written BBC Radio 1's Chart Blog, the Top of the Pops website, and for NME, the Guardian and elsewhere. Favorite topics include slang, Doctor Who and cramming as much music into Anglophenia as he can manage. He invites you to join him on Twitter: @csi_popmusic
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