The Harry Potter books have sold millions and of copies world-wide and following the success of the books, the film adaptations have consistently proven to be blockbusters.
After author J.K. Rowling already became a millionaire, Warner Bros. paid her tens of millions of dollars for film rights to the first two volumes and have continued to add considerable wealth Rowling’s already healthy bank account as they have made a movie of each book in the Harry Potter series.
While many beloved children’s books have become major motion pictures, none have seen the success that the six Harry Potter movies have achieved. And the series isn’t over yet!
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (out now), is merely a prelude to the finale in J.K. Rowling’s seven-book saga. The suspense will be prolonged as the final tale, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, arrives in two 2010-2011 film releases.
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