NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — Harry Potter fans have been up all night, eager to be the first to catch the last movie in the series.

WCBS 880’s Marla Diamond reports: Harry Potter Fans Under The Spell Of The Final Film

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It’s a bittersweet moment for Harry Potter fan Chole Sills.

“I’m prepared to cry the entire movie,” said Sills. “From the time the opening credits roll, I’m prepared to be bawling.”

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Like so many, the Rockland teen grew up on the wildly popular J.K. Rowling series. “It’s basically been my childhood,” she said.

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Tickets have been on sale for more than a month.

Billy Finnegan of East Meadow camped out at the local cineplex. “I want to guarantee being the first one in,” he said.

Finnegan says he plans on seeing the movie several more times this weekend.

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