Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 is a 2010 fantasy film directed by David Yatesand distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
The Minister of Magic Rufus Scrimgeouraddresses the wizarding media, stating that the Ministry remains strong despite Lord Voldemort gaining power and the Death Eaters committing mass killings of Muggles and infiltrating the Ministry. Meanwhile, Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Grangerresolve to complete the mission Albus Dumbledore gave Harry by hunting down and destroying Voldemort’s Horcruxes. Severus Snape informs Voldemort of Harry’s impending departure from Privet Drive. Voldemort commandeers Lucius Malfoy’s wand, due to his own wand sharing the same core as Harry’s and therefore being unable to kill him.
The Order of the Phoenix escort Harry to safety using Polyjuice Potion. During their flight, they are ambushed by Death Eaters who kill Mad-Eye Moody and Hedwig, injure George Weasley, and incapacitate Rubeus Hagrid. Arriving at The Burrow, Harry has a vision of the wand-maker Ollivander being tortured by Voldemort. The next day, Scrimgeour arrives with Dumbledore’s will. Ron receives Dumbledore’s Deluminator, Hermione receives a copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard, and Harry receives the first Golden Snitch that he caught in a Quidditch match. Scrimgeour reveals that Harry was also bequeathed the Sword of Gryffindor, which has gone missing.
The Death Eaters kill Scrimgeour and replace him with Pius Thicknesse. The Ministry begins arresting and persecuting Muggle-born witches and wizards. Death Eaters also attack during Bill Weasley and Fleur Delacour’s wedding. Kingsley Shacklebolt’s patronus charm forewarns the wedding party, and most escape. Harry, Hermione, and Ron disapparateto London, but are attacked in a diner by Death Eaters. The trio seek refuge at Number 12, Grimmauld Place. They discover that the “R.A.B.” from the fake Horcrux locket is Regulus Arcturus Black, younger brother of Sirius Black. Kreacher, the Blacks’ house elf, tells them that Mundungus Fletcher broke in and stole many items from the house, including the real locket. Kreacher and Dobbyapprehend Fletcher, who reveals that the locket is in the possession of Dolores Umbridge.