Magic Beyond Words: The JK Rowling Story
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Magic Beyond Words: The JK Rowling Story
Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story dramatizes the British author s (Poppy Montgomery, Without a Trace) struggle to bring the beloved wizard fantasy of Harry Potter to life as a single mother on welfare and become one of the world s wealthiest women, with more than 400 million copies of her visionary books sold across the globe resulting in a billion-dollar film franchise. The film is an inspiring look at a woman s rise to become one of the most influential writers ever from her humble beginnings as an imaginative young girl and awkward teenager to the devastating loss of her mother and… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 40%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The drama of Rowling's life, while powerful to her, seems fairly mild by TV biopic standards."
‑ David Hinckley, New York Daily News
"Dull beyond the power of even a mammoth opening weekend for the final Harry Potter film to render interesting."
‑ Ellen Gray, Philadelphia Daily News
"If you've ever been a single mom and couldn't see the light at the end of the tunnel, this is the perfect movie for you."
‑ Linda Stasi, New York Post
"This journey is a string of moments, all leading to Harry Potter."
‑ Renie Scolaro Mora, PopMatters
"Lifetime translated a potentially heartwarming and positive tale into something rife with clichés."
‑ Amy Ratcliffe, IGN Movies
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