| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:35 AM
When we last left Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe), he had destroyed only three of the seven Horcruxes in which the evil Lord Voldemort (Ralph Fiennes) had stored pieces of his soul, which was one way to stretch out the last volume of J.K. Rowling's...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 6:09 AM
For nearly a decade the "Harry Potter" series has been working a unique brand of magic.
The films based on J.K. Rowling's beloved book series about a boy wizard have made for perhaps the most consistently entertaining movie franchise in recent memory....
| Mar 10, 2011
| 5:38 AM
Not just a typically well-staged adventure in its own right but also a prelude to "Part 2" - which will wrap up the movie series, and undoubtedly do astronomical business, upon its release July 15 - this opening half of the concluding saga puts young...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 1:47 PM
From its inception, the MTV Movie Awards sounded like a strange hybrid.
Honoring long-form movies on the music video channel? This sounded like a one-time special doomed to tank. Yet on Sunday, June 5, the 2011 edition marks the honors' 20th annual...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:04 AM
LONDON (AP) -- So this is the face of evil: Ice-blue eyes, an imperious brow, the sculpted features of Lucius Malfoy, the Muggle-hating wizard supremacist and implacable foe of Harry Potter.
As Malfoy, 48-year-old actor Jason Isaacs has plumbed his...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:45 AM
1. Sum up Artscape? That’s one of the best things about it — you can’t. Especially since this is the free arts festival blowout’s 30th year (celebrating everything 1980s, which we assume you love).
And, of course, there’s...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 1:37 PM
Those who have grown up with Harry Potter will appreciate the level of maturity displayed by the young adult wizard and his pals in "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2." This emotionally satisfying conclusion to the series ensures that the...
| Sep 15, 2011
| 10:12 AM
— The fall on Broadway started early this year. And auspiciously. Transferring from the Kennedy Center in Washington, Eric Schaeffer's lush, raw and moving revival of "Follies," the classic 1971 musical by James Goldman and Stephen Sondheim, set the...
| Jul 15, 2011
It’s probably not a good idea to go see this if you’re not familiar with any of the previous films and books.
This story has Harry Potter (Daniel Radcliffe) battling evil – and the bottle. Oh wait, that’s the real life...
| Dec 6, 2011
| 11:56 PM
When producers asked me to compile a list of the best holiday films, I didn’t think that would be very fun. Everybody has seen Miracle on 34th Street and It’s a Wonderful Life a million times.
I remember when I worked morning radio, we did a...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 6:14 AM
HARRY POTTER AND THE DEATHLY HALLOWS: PART 2
* * * (B)
Directed by David Yates
Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Helena Bonham Carter, Robbie Coltrane, Ralph Fiennes, Michael Gambon
Warner//Rated PG-13//Fantasy//131 minutes...