In Episode 14 we finish considering the last four films of the “Harry Potter” franchise, and our featured guests are director Andrew James and “Harry Potter” enthusiast, Austin Alberico. In this show we also answer some voice mails from our Listener Feedback Hotline (801.382.8789).
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II. Considering the Sequels: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix; Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince; Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1; Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2; overview of the last four films and the overall “Harry Potter” franchise, 1 through 8.
III. Answering Listener Voice Mails — Kaitlin from Utah; Stacey from Salt Lake City; Derek from Salt Lake City; Geo from Salt Lake City.
IV. Wrap-Up / Credits
Andrew James, Austin Alberico, Andy and Jason give their collective verdict on this franchise, from 0 to 100 (Karl gives his scores, but they do not count toward our ratings):
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix = 80
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince = 84
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 = 88
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 = 85
Last Four Movies of the Franchise = 86
Overall Harry Potter Franchise, 1-8 = 85
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Credits: Thanks to our guests, Andrew James and Austin Alberico, for being on our show. Thanks to our official sponsor, Heftel Studios, and thanks to the Dave Eaton Element for the use of Dave’s music. Thanks to Kara Brewer for her graphic designs.
Episode 14 was recorded on July 17, 2011.
OUR FIRST YEAR ARCHIVE: We have maintained our first year of rough- and amateur-sounding podcasts, which includes 12 regular episodes (such as Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings) and six BONUS episodes. Note: Our guests were very professional and impressive. These 18 shows can be found here: www.ctspodcast.blogspot.com