Top 13 Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Movie Details

While searching the internet for Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

The resting cat on the book cover jumps in shock from Jacob Kowalski screaming loudly from excitement.
The resting cat on the book cover jumps in shock from Jacob Kowalski screaming loudly from excitement.
In "Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them", there's an article in the Prophet about the potioneer, Fleamont Potter. This is Harry Potter's grandfather and he made the family fortune selling potions
In "Fantastic Beasts and Where to find them", there's an article in the Prophet about the potioneer, Fleamont Potter. This is Harry Potter's grandfather and he made the family fortune selling potions

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - The New York Ghost issue of 1926 mentions a "no-maj rocket [that] takes flight". That would be Robert H. Goddard, inventor of the liquid-fuel rockets.
    The New York Ghost issue of 1926 mentions a "no-maj rocket [that] takes flight". That would be Robert H. Goddard, inventor of the liquid-fuel rockets.

Hidden Details

[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them] the 'Deathly Hallows' necklace is seen on Graves' pocket before he asked Newt about Hogwarts and Dumbledore

1 - You briefly see Niffler (who is attracted to valuables) hiding in a secret hole behind a picture. This is because Jacob, (like many during this era) probably didn't trust banks, and was keeping his valuables hidden there.
You briefly see Niffler (who is attracted to valuables) hiding in a secret hole behind a picture. This is because Jacob, (like many during this era) probably didn't trust banks, and was keeping his valuables hidden there.
1 - The movie opens with Grindelwald facing away from the screen. Moments later another character is introduced and he is also facing away with a similar haircut to Grindelwald.
The movie opens with Grindelwald facing away from the screen. Moments later another character is introduced and he is also facing away with a similar haircut to Grindelwald.

Newt Scamander appears to have a scar identical to the bite received by Jacob Kowalski earlier in the movie by one of Newt's creatures.

Many extras carry the same suitcase as Newt Scamander, making plausible.

1 - Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. In their final scene, Tina mentions to Newt that she has been reinstated as an auror. As she walks away, we see that for the first time all movie she's wearing black shoes and a black trench coat. Shades of her auror outfit in Crimes of Grindelwald.
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them. In their final scene, Tina mentions to Newt that she has been reinstated as an auror. As she walks away, we see that for the first time all movie she's wearing black shoes and a black trench coat. Shades of her auror outfit in Crimes of Grindelwald.
1 - A brief scene shows a slashed poster of Gellert Grindelwald, foreshadowing his eventual appearance later on in the movie
A brief scene shows a slashed poster of Gellert Grindelwald, foreshadowing his eventual appearance later on in the movie
1 - The logo for Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them: The Crimes Of Grindelwald includes a "D" for Dumbledore and a "G" for Grindlewald, mirrored by the Elder Wand
The logo for Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them: The Crimes Of Grindelwald includes a "D" for Dumbledore and a "G" for Grindlewald, mirrored by the Elder Wand

Hogwarts in Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them is the Deathly Hallows Castle. not the Philosophers Stone Castle, despite being a prequel!

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them poster
Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them poster

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them Plot: The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Director David Yates
Production Warner Bros. Pictures
Main Actors Eddie Redmayne, Sam Redford, Scott Goldman, Tim Bentinck
IMDB score 7.3