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Voldemort STRIKES

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone famously begins with Hagrid, Dumbledore, and Professor McGonagall dropping Harry off at Number 4, Privet Drive. But that wasn’t always the plan.
The arrival of the precious bundle wasn’t originally slated to be the film’s opening scene

Imagine the Harry Potter franchise not opening with Hagrid’s motorcycle delivery of baby Harry—because that’s almost what happened. The team behind Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone originally envisioned a very different first scene, one that’s merely

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