Entertainment Weekly announced in their Fall Movie Preview issue that the final Harry Potter movie, which will be split into two parts, that the movie will split right after Voldemore acquires the Elder Wand, which in the novel is approximately around the end of chapter 24 entitled ‘The Wandmaker’. Here is what EW had to say about it:
Part I will end at about Chapter 24 of the book, with Voldemort gaining possession of the Elder Wand, one of the three Deathly Hallows that allow the bearer to conquer death.
It’s a little further in the book than I thought it would be split. I thought they would end it with a happy reunion about two chapters back. (I am purposely not saying more than this because I know some crazy people have not read these books, but still might see the movie, so I don’t want to spoil it for them. However, this is a good place to leave off, I believe. So now enjoy some screen shots of the EW article. Cut for size…