Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Poster

Release Date: November 16th, 2001

DVD Release Date: May 28th, 2002

PG|2 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
Adaptation of the first of J.K. Rowling's popular children's novels about Harry Potter, a boy who learns on his eleventh birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses unique magical powers of his own. He is summoned from his life as an unwanted child to become a student at Hogwarts, an English boarding school for wizards. There, he meets several friends who become his closest allies and help him discover the truth about his parents' mysterious deaths.

Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, John Cleese, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Richard Griffiths, Richard Harris

Director: Chris Columbus

Genres: Fantasy, Adventure, Family

Production Co: Heyday Films, Warner Brothers, 1492 Pictures

Distributors: Warner Home Vídeo, Warner Bros., Warner Bros. Pictures

Keywords: Friendship, Engaging, Death, Quest, Fascinating, 2000s, Deception, Suspenseful, Mystery

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Awards

Nominated Achievement in Special Visual Effects
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)
Nominated Art Direction
Nominated Costume Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)
Nominated Costume Design
Nominated Music (Original Score)
Nominated Make Up & Hair
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)
Nominated Production Design
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)
Nominated Alexander Korda Award for the Outstanding British Film of the Year
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)
Nominated Sound
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2001)