This is one of my childhood favourites. I can't count how many times I've watched it, but since I was fairly young there's a tonne of stuff I didn't get or understand the first (or second or tenth) time around.
Now that I'm older I still appreciate the humour, perhaps a little better than before, and I laugh at the realisation that a lot of the guys in the cantina are supposed to be Mexicans but even as a child…
One thing that I was never satisfied about with this film - they never fully explain why Harry HAS TO compete in the Triwizard Tournament.
Yes, yes, I know one's name coming out of the cup constitutes "a magical contract", but what does that mean? What will happen to Harry if he doesn't compete? Will he die? Will he get a bad wizard-credit rating? Will he be vaguely itchy until the Tournament ends?
It seems to me like a magical…