It's safe to say that few films are greeted with the simultaneous feelings of elation and dread that surround Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2.
For 10 years, Harry, Ron, Hermione & Co. have touched millions of lives, maturing and gaining confidence as they transitioned from misfits to heroes.
In a sense, their journey has mirrored that of Harry Potter's fan base, for whom this is more than a film. Harry is a best friend, part of the fabric of life.
Sadly, as we celebrate its greatness, we must also let that friend go at last.
Our sister site, Movie Fanatic, was one of the first to see the final chapter. Despite almost unprecedented hype, it met our expectations and then some.
Follow the link for Movie Fanatic's official Harry Potter review!