ByJancy Richardson, writer at
To avoid fainting, keep repeating 'It's only a movie...It's only a movie...'
Jancy Richardson

Crystal balls, Yule Balls, Tennis balls — there are a whole bunch of balls, both big and small, in the wonderful world of , but most of us missed the sneakiest reference of all!

Pop Sugar noticed the delightful detail hidden in the fifth movie, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. The opening scene of the movie shows Harry sitting on a swing before Dudley Dursley and his gang turn up. Harry's got a newspaper in his hand, and the headline of the story on the back page has a hidden joke.

It's good to see that the Harry Potter movie crew approached the films in a spirit that would make Moony, Wormtail, Padfoot and Prongs proud. It's kinda hard to see the paper in the clip from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, but here's the scene in question if you want to look for it:

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Did you notice the joke about balls in 'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix'?

[Pop Sugar, All images: WB]


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