- When was Mad-Eye Moody kidnapped in the movie?
- Who kidnapped Mad-Eye Moody?
- Where was Mad-Eye Moody kidnapped?
- What trap does Barty Crouch Jr set off while breaking into Moody’s home?
- How did Harry’s name get picked?
1994In 1994, he agreed to Albus Dumbledore’s request to become the new Defence Against the Dark Arts Professor at Hogwarts, however, he was kidnapped just prior to taking up the position by Barty Crouch Jnr, who subsequently disguised himself as Moody as part of a plan to kidnap Harry Potter on the instructions of Lord
Barty Crouch Jr.1 Kidnapping by Barty Crouch Jr.
The real Mad- Eye was kidnapped at home the day before he was supposed to start teaching Defense Against the Dark Arts at Hogwarts.
Barty accomplished this by breaking into former Auror Alastor “Mad-Eye” Moody’s home and kidnapping him. He created Polyjuice Potion from Alastor’s hair and concealed the Auror in his own magical trunk.
While staff and fellow students believed that Harry may have put his own name in the Goblet of Fire, it was actually Barty disguised as Professor Moody. Barty used a powerful Confundus Charm to confuse the Goblet of Fire so that it would select Harry’s name as the fourth contestant from an unspecified school.