Okay, so it’s about time I got around to “Honest Trailers.” Their style is a combination of trailer and film review. These are generally quite funny, and you don’t necessarily need to have seen the movie (or the entire movie series, as is the case here) to enjoy them.
To be honest, I have only seen one Harry Potter movie. Well, okay, it technically it isn’t the real Harry Potter movie, because it’s Brad Neely’s weird voiceover to “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” entitled “Wizard People, Dear Reader.”
I have little actual interest in the Harry Potter series, and this honest trailer basically explains why… Or, conversely, it could add humor for those who actually enjoy the movies. That is what’s so fun about these. In the process of pointing out immense plot holes, they remind us that movies are mostly entertainment, and they do not necessarily reflect reality.
So, all those right wing Christian parents concerned about Harry Potter being a satanic plot to overthrow family values, you should watch this video to see the struggle ahead: