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Harry Potter Movies in Order List | Watch Before Crimes of Grindelwald

Hey Muggles, listen up! It’s time to start your Harry Potter movie marathon in preparation for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. There are currently 10 movies in the series, with more on the way. And you might be surprised that the Harry Potter movies order can be mixed up a bit! This post will cover the Harry Potter movies list should you watch before The Crimes of Grindelwald. If you want the best way to watch the Harry Potter movies in order, you have choices! You’ll find Harry Potter movies in order of release date, a list of the chronological order of Harry Potter movies, and the must-see list of Harry Potter movies before November.  

 

list of Harry Potter movies in order to watch before Crimes of Grindelwald

photo: Warner Brothers Studios

 

I’m one of those Harry Potter fans from back in the day. We did the midnight Borders store openings to pick up the copy of the newest book. Started reading in the check out line and read throughout the night.

Fast-forward to binge-watching all the Harry Potter movies in order during the Harry Potter Weekends on USA Network & wizard dueling in Diagon Alley at Universal Studios.

 

Diagon Alley Dueling Harry Potter Movies List

We take wizard duels very seriously around here!

 

Nerding out over all things Potter, basically.

I’m a Hufflepuff mom who married a Ravenclaw husband with children representing Hufflepuff, Gryffindor and even a Slytherin (the good kind, I promise!).

And if you don’t know what any of that means, that’s ok! We’re going to change that with this Harry Potter movie list post. You’ll be up to speed faster than Hermione can say stupify!

 

 

Harry Potter Movies in Order List | Watch Before Crimes of Grindelwald

The Harry Potter movies in order list aren’t too long so I think you can start working through your Harry Potter movie marathon now and be prepared for the newest installment.

And what movie is that? The order of Harry Potter movies to watch gets a little longer on November 16, 2018.

That’s when Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald opens nationwide. To prepare for the new movie, you’re going to want to pick one of these lists featuring the order of Harry Potter movies.

fantastic beasts crimes of grindelwald movie poster the last in the order of harry potter movies. Use this Harry Potter movies in order list to pick the perfect way to watch your Harry Potter movie marathon! From Sorcerer's Stone to Crimes of Grindelwald, and everything Hogwarts in between. #harrypotter #harrypottermovies #movies #moviemarathon

Photo: Warner Brothers Studios

 

Fantastic Beasts And Where to Find Them Series FAQ

What are The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them?

The Fantastic Beasts movies are a series based on J.K. Rowling’s 2001 book Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. The book, originally written as an in-universe companion piece to the Harry Potter books expanded to a movie series in 2016.

How do the Fantastic Beasts movies fit into the Harry Potter timeline?

The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film series is a prequel to the events in the Harry Potter books.

They are set in 1920s New York City.

 

Harry Potter movies order includes the Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindlewald Dumbledore and Newt Scamandar

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures (L-R) JUDE LAW as young ALBUS DUMBLEDORE and EDDIE REDMAYNE as Newt Scamander in Warner Bros. Pictures’ fantasy adventure “FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

 

How many movies are going to be in the Fantastic Beasts series?

Rowling announced in October of 2016 that there will be FIVE of these films, bringing theHarry Potter movies list up to 13 total.

The next movie in the Fantastic Beasts seriesHere’s just a little taste of what we’re in for with the new movie!

 

 The Crimes of Grindelwald Official Trailer

 

There is so much to unpack in this Crimes of Grindlewald trailer.

In no particular order of omgee did that just happen? we have: Hogwarts, Hufflepuffs using riddikulus on a boggart, Professor Dumbledore pre-headmaster, deluminators, Thestrals, a Nifler, Leta LeStrange, the Mirror of Erised, the elder wand, and Nicholas freakin’ Flamel.

 

list of harry potter movies order includes Crimes of Grindelwald Nicolas Flamel and Jacob

Harry Potter movies order includes wrapping things up with The Crimes of Grindelwald. Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures (L-r) BRONTIS JODOROWSKY as Nicolas Flamel and DAN FOGLER as Jacob Kowalski in Warner Bros. Pictures’ fantasy adventure “FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

 

Final Crimes of Grindelwald Trailer: REACTION VIDEO

 


GUYS! NAGINI. IS. A. PERSON.

I cannot wait!!! <— yes, 3 ! appropriate reaction.

 

Go ahead and mark your calendar: November 16, 2018. You won’t want to miss this one.

Now on to the best order of Harry Potter movies list!

 

Use this Harry Potter movies in order list to pick the perfect way to watch your Harry Potter movie marathon! From Sorcerer's Stone to Crimes of Grindelwald, and everything Hogwarts in between. #harrypotter #harrypottermovies #movies #moviemarathon

 

 

List of Harry Potter Movies in Order of Release

Here’s how most people watch the Harry Potter movies. You start with the Sorcerer’s Stone and will finish with the Crimes of Grindelwald.

And have many Hogwarts adventures in between.

 

List of Harry Potter movies in order of release starts with Sorcerer's Stone And Harry in sorting hat

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone is the first movie to watch if release order is your Harry Potter movies order of choice!  Photo: Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

 

This Harry Potter movies order is clean and simple: you’ll watch the movies just as they came to the theaters.

You can purchase or rent most of these movies on Amazon (affiliate links included in this post).

 

 

Hogwarts Castle is in most of the harry potter movies list

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures. A scene from Warner Bros. Pictures’ fantasy adventure “FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

 

The Order of Harry Potter Movies: Chronological Order

If you want to see them in order of how they actually happen in the Harry Potter timeline, then you want to watch the Harry Potter movies order chronologically.

This historical order is a little different than the release order. The order of Harry Potter movies doesn’t get too crazy here; it’s not like the Marvel Movies list in Chronological order for example.

This order of Harry Potter movies just has the last two movies released (The Fantastic Beast series) play first in your list of Harry Potter movies in order.

 

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them harry potter movie list order

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016). Photo by Courtesy of Warner Bros. Picture

 

The order of Harry Potter movies in Chronological order is:

 

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is on of the order of Harry Potter movies lists

(L-r) EVANNA LYNCH as Luna Lovegood, EMMA WATSON as Hermione Granger, MATTHEW LEWIS as Neville Longbottom and DANIEL RADCLIFFE as Harry Potter in Warner Bros. Pictures’ fantasy “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”

 

Harry Potter Movies List: The Shortlist

This Harry Potter movies list is one that I’m going to leave a little open-ended.

Once I’ve seen The Crimes of Grindelwald I’ll have a better understanding of what movies you should see on the shortlist.

 

List of harry potter movies order includes watching Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

The short list of Harry Potter movies order includes watching Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Photo by Warner Bros. Pictures

 

For now, I’m thinking this Harry Potter movies list will include the movies that mention some of the major players and storylines we’ve seen in the trailer- especially any that touch on the Gellert Grindelwald/Albus Dumbledore and Dumbledore/Flamel relationships.

For now, I’m going to say the important movies on this Harry Potter movies list are:

 


There you have it! I hope you find the right Harry Potter movies order list for your movie marathon.

And don’t waste too much time; November and the Crimes of Grindelwald will be here before you know it! Pick a Harry Potter movies list and start watching.

Mischief Managed! 

 

 

 

 

What To Watch After the Harry Potter Movies Order Lists

Once you’re finished setting up your perfect order of Harry Potter movies don’t forget to check out this list of Star Wars movies in order too!

 

Searching for the perfect way to watch the Star Wars movies in order? I have lists! Different ways to find your perfect Star Wars movies order. From New Hope to Solo! #starwars #starwarstimeline #solo #hansolo #starwarsmovies #moviemarathon

 

The Ultimate Guide to Watching Movies in Order

Patty Holliday is a Marvel loving, Disney obsessed wife, and mother of four. She’s a travel agent specializing in Disney & Universal vacations- and loves a candid confession. Find her in Virginia (or anywhere frequent flyer miles or her trusty minivan takes her.)

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Patty is a 40-ish mother of four living in Virginia. A bit geeky, sometimes sarcastic, lover of a candid confession. She's trying to love running, she swears. But much like her marathon, it’s taking a very long time. Ahem. She's searching for the perfect way to balance family, work, travel, and fitness. Perfect defined as high on fun, low on guilt.

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