10 Must-See Harry Potter Videos To Celebrate The End Of An Era

It’s the end of an era. The final Harry Potter movie, Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part 2, has hit theaters and Potter fans the world over are desperately casting magic spells, trying to keep Harry around for just a little bit longer. To celebrate the eighth and final Harry Potter film, and the end of a magical era, we’ve put together a list of seven must-see Harry Potter videos on YouTube.

It’s the end of an era.  The final Harry Potter movie, Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows Part 2, has hit theaters and Potter fans the world over are desperately casting magic spells, trying to keep Harry around for just a little bit longer.  To celebrate the eighth and final Harry Potter film, and the end of a magical era, we’ve put together a list of seven must-see Harry Potter videos on YouTube.  Check them all out below.

Harry Potter Song “Amazing”

YouTubers Rhett and Link put together this amazing song based on a vlog by a huge Potter fan, Maccadole.  Check out the original vlog here.  One commenter says Maccadole reminds her of Professor Trelawney.  I couldn’t agree more.

7 Harry Potter Movies In 7 Minutes

If you haven’t gone to see the final Harry Potter movie yet, this video is a great refresher.  The Fine Brothers recap all of the Harry Potter movies, sans the final one.  Check out our post on this video here.

Potter Puppet Pals: The Mysterious Ticking Noise

The Mysterious Ticking Noise is one of the most-viewed YouTube videos of all time, with 106 million views.  Snape, Snape…Severus Snape.

Harry Potter vs. Voldemort Rap: Original Short

What would it look like if Harry Potter and Voldemort battled it out with rap, rather than with wands?  It would look a little something like this.

Harry Potter in the Hood w/ H. Piddy

Can’t get enough of Harry Potter rapping?  You’re in luck!  Here’s another great rap starring H. Piddy.  This video, which hit YouTube all the way back in 2007, has 9.4 million views to date.

Gandalf vs Dumbledore. Epic Rap Battles of History

If you liked the Harry Potter vs Voldemort rap battle, then you’ll enjoy the following video starring Dumbledore.  Dumbledore goes head to head against Gandalf in a rap battle.  Who do you think won?  I think Dumbledore is the clear champion.  This video has racked up over 1 million views since it was uploaded just under a week ago.  Note: This is a little NSFW due to language.

HOGWARTS: Which House Are You?

Which Hogwarts house are you in?  For your sake, I hope it’s not Hufflepuff!

Harry Potter – Through the Pensieve

‘Through the Pensieve’ is a retrospective, spanning all eight Harry Potter films.  What was your favorite Harry Potter moment?

Kids React To Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 Trailer

How did you react when you first saw the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 trailer?  Was your reaction anything like that of the kids in this video?

World’s Biggest Harry Potter Fan

Thought you were a big Harry Potter fan?  You ain’t got nothin’ on this guy!  If you like this video, check out our post of 10 Totally Crazy Harry Potter Fans On YouTube.

BONUS: J.K. Rowling Announces Pottermore

Now on to some good news!  Perhaps the Harry Potter era isn’t over yet.  Last month author J.K Rowling announced the next big move in the lifecycle of Harry Potter—Pottermore.  Pottermore is open to all in October.  Find out more in the video below.

Megan O’Neill is the resident web video enthusiast here at Social Times.  Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.