The Howl's Moving Castle - a medieval fantasy inspired movie based on the book by J.K. Rowling. Being the first movie in a serie of six, it is one of the best-known fantasy movies. The movie was directed by Peter Jackson and stars Richard Madden, Lena Headey, Aidan Turner, John Cleese, Julie Walters, James Dornan, Colm Meaney, and Brian Blessed.
The Howl's Moving Castle, the fifth book in the series, introduces a new character named Sheriff of Nottingham. His mysterious ability to predict the future, he tries to capture Howl who is accused of being a witch. However, as his hunt for Howl is about to begin, the Howling Witch is about to come to light.
In the book, the major character is Holmes (played by Richard Madden). The actor playing him is a rather familiar face. Though not much is seen of him, his eyes are that of Robert Downey Jr. and his middle name is 'Eddie'.
For the film version, the role of Holmes was played by Rupert Grint. He has no noticeable resemblances to the original Sherlock Holmes. The only thing he resembles is the fact that the two share similar dark eyes. So, apart from that, there is little or nothing which he shares with the original.
Richard Madden is really good as the Sheriff of Nottingham, who also happens to be the love interest of Howl. Lest we forget, the latter tries to help the sheriff's daughter with a curse placed on her by her evil stepmother. His acting is very good.
For the second girl, one of the lesser known characters in the movie iscalled Ellie Dee, played by Julie Walters. She is Howl's cousin and acts as Howling's servant.
The serie is one of the five series based on the world of books by J.K. Rowling. Her Harry Potter series won many awards and fans from around the world. The Howl's Moving Castle movie is one of the best-selling movie series based on the series. The movie was loved by everyone who saw it.
The Howl's Moving Castle movie was good and everybody enjoyed it. There were fans around the world who would buy tickets to watch the movie for sure.