PG | | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Black has escaped the Wizards' Prison and is coming after Harry.
The design of the large clock which functions as a visual motif in this film appears to be based on the Old Town Clock (also called the "Orloj" - pronounced "OR-LOY") in Prague, Czech Republic. The Orloj tells not only the time, but shows the month,... ...
(at around 2 mins) When Dudley is watching television, he is watching The Generation Game. We see a contestant put some headphones on, and in the next shot we see the same clip.
During the closing credits, the Marauder's Map is shown with footprints moving around the cast and crew's names. When composer John Williams' name is shown, the footprints appear confined to an invisible box as if he is on the conductor's podium. When Robbie Coltrane's name is shown, the footprints are several sizes larger than the others, befitting Hagrid's larger stature.
$1,517,007 (Austria) (4 June 2004)
$249,358,727 (USA) (31 October 2004)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Kung Fu Panda
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