July 29, 2003

Dark Arts

Alfonso Cuaron, director of the entertaining and pornographic Y Tu Mama Tambien, is taking on Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. The drivel for which Andrew Sullivan gave Cuaron a Sontag Award Nomination yesterday is not the only disturbing passage in the Newsweek profile:

Cuaron also reimagined the role of Professor Dumbledore after Richard Harris’s death. British actor Michael Gambon now plays the Hogwarts headmaster as an elegant old hippie.


Posted by John Tabin at July 29, 2003 02:42 AM

Jesus Christ, was Tom Hayden busy?

Posted by: Dave Weigel at July 29, 2003 12:39 PM