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‘Captain America’ Knocks Harry From No. 1 Spot

In a battle of summer movie heroes, Captain America topped Harry Potter this weekend at the box office.


(L-R) Alan Rickman, Tom Felton, Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Matthew Lewis attend the New York premiere of 'Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2' at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center on July 11, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

‘Harry Potter’ Has Record-Breaking 1st Day With $92M

Harry Potter has cast his biggest spell yet with a record-breaking first day at the box office for his final film.


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Final ‘Harry Potter’ Film Breaks Midnight Box Office Record

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2,” the final film in the successful Warner Bros. boy wizard franchise, conjured up $43.5 million from midnight shows Friday, according to studio estimates.


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Photo Proof: When Harry Potter Fans Go Bad

Maybe some day, medical science will invent an ointment that can help. Note to Steve: stop now. Before it spreads.


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Money 101: Summer 2011 Blockbusters

What are some of the biggest summer blockbusters? Our resident Film Freak, Leo Quinones, previews what’s coming to the multiplex.


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‘Harry Potter’ Actors Bid Adieu To Their Characters

The cast of the “Harry Potter” movies have been saying goodbye to their characters on the eve of the premiere of the final film.


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‘Harry Potter’ Star Daniel Radcliffe Says He No Longer Drinks

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe said he has given up drinking alcohol after realizing he was partying too hard.


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‘Harry Potter’ Series To Be Sold As E-Books

Author J.K. Rowling announced Thursday that her seven Potter novels will be sold as e-books starting in October, ending the boy wizard’s status as one of the highest-profile holdouts against digital publishing.


Rowling is a British author best known as the creator of the Harry Potter fantasy series. (Credit: Dave Hogan/Getty Images)

Rowling To Reveal Secret Of ‘Pottermore’ Web Site

Harry Potter fans are holding their collective breath, as J.K. Rowling gets set to reveal her latest project involving the boy wizard.


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MTV Movie Awards Show Sneak Peeks At Future Films

This year’s MTV Movie Awards came with a preview of next year’s possible winners.


Singer Katy Perry poses in the press room at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards at the Gibson Amphitheatre in Universal City, California on June 6, 2010. (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

MTV Movie Awards Promise Exclusive Film Clips

On a stage that looks like an enchanted garden topped with a crystal collage, stars of some of last year’s biggest blockbusters and this summer’s most anticipated movies will gather Sunday night for the MTV Movie Awards.


Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, 2007. Film part 1 released in 2010. (Credit: AP)

Anti-Suicide ‘Trevor Project’ To Honor Daniel Radcliffe

Daniel Radcliffe looks forward to a tolerant world where young people grow up unaffected by differences in sexual orientation.


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‘Tangled’ Grabs Top Spot At Box Office With $21.6M

The animated musical “Tangled” took over the top spot at the box office with $21.6 million in its second weekend.


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Hair Beats ‘Harry’ At Weekend Box Office

Hair has won out over Harry Potter at the weekend box office.

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Box Office Magic: ‘Harry Potter’ Conjures Up $125.1M Opening Weekend

Harry Potter has cast his biggest box-office spell yet with a franchise record $125.1 million domestically over opening weekend.