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Tilda Swinton SLAMS Harry Potter films

The actress thinks the franchise 'romanticises' boarding school

Tilda Swinton has slammed the Harry Potter films and believes they romanticise boarding school.

The film series is one of the most loved stories ever told and a story that many grew up with.

“I dislike films like Harry potter, which tend to romanicise [boarding schools,]” she said.


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The actress, who attended boarding school West Heath in London during her younger years, thinks such settings are a cruel place for children to grow up in.

“I think [boarding schools] are a very cruel setting in which to grow up and I don’t feel children benefit from that type of education,” Tilda told The Scots Magazine.


“Children need their parents. That’s why I dislike films like Harry Potter, which tend to romanticise such places.”

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