Synopsis: This 1920's period adventure is the first in the HARRY POTTER universe to be adapted for screen by J. K. Rowling herself.
Redmayne plays a British collector of rare magical species who winds up in New York city. While being persecuted by the paranoid American Muggles ("No-Maj's"), he encounters the beast that haunts them. The sinister manifestation of an orphaned wizard child.
“That entertainment enchanter JK Rowling has come storming back to the world of magic in a shower of supernatural sparks”~Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian