PG | | Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Harry Potter, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for their third year of study, where they delve into the mystery surrounding an escaped prisoner who poses a dangerous threat to the young wizard.
Sir Michael Gambon (Dumbledore) coincidentally played a werewolf in The Beast Must Die (1974) as Jan the pianist.
(at around 1h 2 mins) When Malfoy is hit by the first snowball, he flinches before the snowball actually hits him, which is supposed to be done by surprise.
The credits appear as a version of the Marauder's Map, moving all over the surface, accompanied by little footprints which react and change appropriately.
Although the film was shot in the Super 35 process, the Full Screen DVD version Pans and Scans as if it were shot in Anamorphic Widescreen instead of properly framing it for Full Frame as most Super 35 films are.
$93,687,367 6 June 2004