SYNOPSIS

Harry Potter And The Philosopher’s Stone is the first book in the series to be adapted to film, Harry Potter has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs in the house of his aunt and uncle, who generally dislike him. Then, one day, a giant comes to him with an invitation to study at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry soon discovers that there are two worlds: one is the dreary world of the Muggles where he’s grown up, and the other is one of magic and fantasy, and it’s the latter in which he’s destined to live.


TRAILER


RELEASE DATE

November 16, 2001

DIRECTOR

Chris Columbus

WRITER

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

COMPANY

Warner Bros. Pictures

GENRE

Adventure, Family, Fantasy

CERT

PG

RUNTIME

152 minutes