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At my local movie theater, fifteen of about twenty screens were dedicated to midnight or later showings of the film. Two lines wrapped around the building, one of them running up to the edges of the parking lot; another line trailed deep into the parking lot. I arrived an hour and twenty minutes early, and was one of the last people in the prepaid ticket line. The other lines, in which people had been waiting for hours, had not yet moved when the line for the 11:59 showing began shuffling inside. Guards and policemen were all over the theater, double-checking tickets and talking to suspected cutters-in-line. The theater I was in was packed to the rafters. Ladies and Gentlemen, the sixth installment of Harry Potter is here.

But is it worth all of the hubbub, hullabaloo, and rigamarole?

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deathly-hallows.jpgHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, the seventh and final installment of the Harry Potter series, advents much death and sorrow to close to a relatively light-hearted series. Though Deathly Hallows is relatively dark, it has its moments of the warmest hope and sincerity, bringing it to a satisfactory close.

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