franchise; which, for anyone working on them, is a huge chunk of time to be spent doing anything.
So, you must forgive the series' production designers for wanting to have a little fun on set.
There are numerous contradictions in the timeline, though it should be noted that, in the FAQ section of her website, Rowling has admitted having difficulty with managing mathematics, so perhaps perfect internal consistency is not to be expected.
In addition, considering the Harry Potter universe is a fantasy world, it's possible that certain dates may differ between it and the "real world".
Despite its problems, this timeline is extensively used by fans and Warner Bros.'s timeline of the series (featured on the DVDs for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban) contains dates that were interpolated from this dating system (such as Harry's birthday being on 31 July 1980 and his first defeat of Lord Voldemort being on 31 October 1981.) However, several anachronisms have crept through in the movies, such as featuring the destruction of the Millennium Bridge in the film version of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, even though the novel (and the film) are supposed to take place two years before the bridge was built.
In Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, the Dursleys are seen to have a flat-screen television, which were not commonly available in the mid-1990s.
The two of them would gaze awestruck at Redford and Poitier, River said.In addition the Dursley's car, shown in the same film, bears a 2006 year registration plate.Art student at Ivy University (lapsed) Law student at Ivy University (lapsed) Defense attorney (Aug. 19, 2019) Pianist (2019 - late 2026/early 2027) Professional poker player (2019 - c.However, a publicity still taken from the scene gives us a much better look at the paper and its suitably Muggle headlines; including a headline in the sports section that reads, "Balls Judged Too Big", accompanied by some photography of a couple of bright yellow tennis balls.Here's a helpful tip: you can instantly judge your own level of maturity by how you reacted to that headline.