Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Watch Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

"Let the Magic Begin."
  • PG
  • 2001
  • 2 hr 32 min
  • 7.6  (669,900)
  • 64

In the fantasy adventure Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, a young boy discovers that he's inherited magical powers from his parents. He's sent away to a mysterious boarding school to be trained as a wizard. That's just the beginning of the adventure, as young Harry encounters serious evil-doings at the school. As the story opens, young orphan Harry Potter is living in the home of his relatives, who abuse him terribly. He's amazed to discover, however, that a community of wizards has invited him to come to the Hogwart's boarding school. The opportunity for escape is irresistible, and he gladly scoots off to learn how to become a wizard. Once at Hogwart's, Harry learns that the wizarding world can be dangerous. He also learns that his place in the magical world is far from ordinary. As he learns to use his powers, he also learns some surprising secrets from his past. His new friends Ron and Hermione will help him and his schoolmates to make sense of it all. And they might just save the world, too. The film is the first movie in the Harry Potter franchise. It is based on the first book in the novel series written by controversial author JK Rowling. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was the highest grossing film of 2001. At the time, it was the second highest grossing film of all time, as it earned almost a billion dollars worldwide. Critics gave the film generally positive reviews.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone

Trailer - 2 min 17 sec

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Ultimate Collector's Edition: Working With Kids
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Ultimate Collector's Edition: Working With Kids

Clip - 1 min 34 sec

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone B-Roll
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone B-Roll

Behind the Scenes - 4 min 35 sec

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Scene: The Sorting Hat
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Scene: The Sorting Hat

Clip - 1 min 19 sec

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Soundbite: Richard Harris
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Soundbite: Richard Harris

Interview - 2 min 30 sec

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone

Trailer - 2 min 21 sec

Description
In the fantasy adventure Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, a young boy discovers that he's inherited magical powers from his parents. He's sent away to a mysterious boarding school to be trained as a wizard. That's just the beginning of the adventure, as young Harry encounters serious evil-doings at the school. As the story opens, young orphan Harry Potter is living in the home of his relatives, who abuse him terribly. He's amazed to discover, however, that a community of wizards has invited him to come to the Hogwart's boarding school. The opportunity for escape is irresistible, and he gladly scoots off to learn how to become a wizard.

Once at Hogwart's, Harry learns that the wizarding world can be dangerous. He also learns that his place in the magical world is far from ordinary. As he learns to use his powers, he also learns some surprising secrets from his past. His new friends Ron and Hermione will help him and his schoolmates to make sense of it all. And they might just save the world, too.

The film is the first movie in the Harry Potter franchise. It is based on the first book in the novel series written by controversial author JK Rowling.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was the highest grossing film of 2001. At the time, it was the second highest grossing film of all time, as it earned almost a billion dollars worldwide. Critics gave the film generally positive reviews.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone is a 2001 adventure movie with a runtime of 2 hours and 32 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.6 and a MetaScore of 64.

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  • Release Date
    2001
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    2 hr 32 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.6  (669,900)
  • Metascore
    64