As Harry Potter begins his 6th year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, he discovers an old book marked mysteriously “This book is the property of the Half-Blood Prince” and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort’s dark past. —IMDb
David Yates (born 30 November 1963) is an English filmmaker who rose to mainstream prominence directing the final four films in the Harry Potter franchise. He helmed the series’ fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth instalments, all of which became an instant blockbuster success and made him the most commercially successful British director in recent years. His final Harry Potter film garnered the highest critical acclaim of the series and his direction of the four films gained him accolades, notably the BAFTA Britannia Award for Excellence in Directing. Yates has revealed that he has ambitions to develop a mix of small and large films and has stated that he has “so many scripts piled up” that are a part of his potential upcoming projects.
Early in his career, Yates achieved international attention for his award-winning short films and became a prolific television director with credits including the acclaimed political thriller State of Play (2003), the BAFTA-lauded two-part drama… read more
Yikes... I feel like this one was sort of a hot mess. Some good moments totally lost in an overly complicated yet nearly actionless plot. This was the only one where I felt like the cuts really made the film confusing and left out crucial parts. IMO, these films are about three men and the connection that they hold; Harry, Voldemort, and Snape. This film completely loses the latter two, to it's detriment.
Dimulai dengan sebuah pertanyaan: Apakah film Harry Potter and The Half Blood Prince ini masih layak ditunggu sejak Warner Bros. menundanya tujuh bulan lalu? Yang pasti novelnya sudah lama… read review
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince has several issues that just drag it down, such as the uneven and sometimes disjointed storytelling and the focus on a certain irrelevant subplot. However, fantastic… read review
The new Harry Potter movie is a refreshingly enjoyable film. The best Harry Potter film yet, and also one of the year’s best Hollywood films. After so many adventures we finally get to just relax… read review