Tuesday, July 29, 2014
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The Best Harry Potter film of all?

To get in the mood for the eighth, and presumably final Harry Potter movie (opening midnight Friday), here's a video to start you up.

The Best Harry Potter film of all?

From left: Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley, Emma Watson as Hermione Granger and Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2."
From left: Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley, Emma Watson as Hermione Granger and Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2."

To get in the mood for the eighth, and presumably final Harry Potter movie (opening midnight Friday), here's a video to start you up.

And here's my obligatory end-of-an-era piece, which includes the factoid that the first Harry Potter movie was released two months after 9/11 and the last  two months after Osama Bin Laden was slain.

The best Harry Potter film of all? I'm going with the third, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, stamped with director Alfonso Cuaron's playfulness and green-tinged cinematography. Your favorite?

Carrie Rickey Film Critic
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