Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Family, Fantasy


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Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.


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  • Ian Hart in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
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  • Maggie Smith as Professor McGonigal
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Cast & Crew

Top Billed Cast



Director:

Chris Columbus

Writers:

J.K. Rowling (novel), Steve Kloves (screenplay)

Did You Know?

Trivia

Screenwriter Michael Goldenberg wrote a draft of the script, but was ultimately rejected by David Heyman, in favor of Steve Kloves' draft. Heyman, however, was impressed with his draft, and was subsequently brought in to write the script for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007), when Kloves backed out to commit to a personal ... ...


Quotes

Professor McGonagall: Mraow!
Dumbledore: I should have known that you would be here, Professor McGonagall.


Goofs

Although moving and talking portraits are a hallmark of the Harry Potter universe, not all wizarding portraits are like this. We see many ordinary, non-moving portraits at Hogwarts throughout the film.


Crazy Credits

Richard Bremmer (the face and voice of Lord Voldemort) is credited as "He Who Must Not Be Named", Lord Voldemort's title.

Storyline

Plot Summary


Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Genres

Adventure | Family | Fantasy

Details

Release Date:

16 November 2001

Language

English


Country of Origin

UK, USA

Box Office

Budget:

$125,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£16,335,627 (UK) (16 November 2001)

Gross:

$317,557,891 (USA) (17 May 2002)

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