Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Does the seventh film live up to the book?

Warning: This article contains spoilers concerning the entire plot of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

Normally when I sit down to watch a new Harry Potter movie in theaters, I'm excited to see how the story plays out on screen. But after director Daniel Yates' criminal bungling of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, my feeling while waiting for Deathly Hallows to start was mostly apathetic. Luckily for Yates, he did the impossible -- he crafted a movie that has once more made me excited about seeing Harry, Ron, Hermione and company on the big screen.

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Amber Taufen has been writing about people, places and things in Denver since 2005. She works as an editor, writer, and production and process guru out of her home office in the foothills.
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