Check out Voldemort and his evil cronies in the latest Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows movie poster. It essentially mirrors the ‘goodie’ poster we showed you the other day of Hermione, Ron and Harry standing in the ruins of Hogwarts.
We’ve got Voldemort (Ralph Feinnes), flanked by Ballatrix Lestrange (Helena Bonham Carter) and Lucius Malfoy (Jason Isaacs). Old slitty nostrils looks a bit grimy in this new poster and there’s a bit of bruising around his hands – a reminder that the battle for Hogwarts takes a big toll on both sides.
Still, I love the symmetry of female sidekick to the left, male to the right. Even more than Harry himself, it kind of demonstrates the mismatch between sides – are Ron and Hermione really any match for Lucius Malfoy and Bellatrix (one of my favourite characters for sheer lunatic evil)?
As usual, I must remind you that the film premieres on 15th July. I may just draw on a forehead scar and join an extremely long queue at the cinema to get an early look! And it’s also time to dust off my favourite ever Harry Potter movie poster that cruelly never got made! Here we go…