With the eighth and final installment of the iconic Harry Potter film series underway this weekend, this 7 Harry Potter Movies in 7 Minutes recap video may be just what you need! A lot has happened throughout the course of this decade long journey, so Potterheads everywhere may need this brief summary of events before stepping foot into the theater. And for those of you who are lesser fans of the franchise, the summary is sure to give you a great laugh!
Created by the hilarious Fine Brothers duo, who have reached Internet fame as comedy writers and directors, the video is cripplingly accurate. From their mouths to your ears: “We present a recap of the 7 Harry Potter films, so you can be fully caught up to watch and enjoy the final film with your friends, and make them think you actually know the series when in reality you just spent 7 minutes watching this video.”
Implications - The influence of the Harry Potter franchise on popular culture is unparalleled by any other book and film adaptation in history. Parody videos such as this that play on the fanatic obsession with the series are popular among enthusiasts and haters alike.