Harry Potter nowrap

Harry Potter nowrap

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (released in the United States, India and the Philippines as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone) is a 2001 fantasy film directed by Chris Columbus from a screenplay by Steve Kloves, based on the 1997 novel of the same name by J. K. Rowling. Produced by David Heyman, it is the first instalment in the Harry Potter film series. The film stars Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter, with Rupert Grint as Ron Weasley, and Emma Watson as Hermione Granger. Its story follows Harry's first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry as he discovers that he is a famous wizard and begins his formal wizarding education.


Late one night, Albus Dumbledore and Minerva McGonagall, professors at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, along with groundskeeper Rubeus Hagrid, deliver an orphaned infant named Harry Potter to his aunt and uncle, Petunia and Vernon Dursley, his only living relatives.


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    award Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Family Film Saturn Award for Best Costume
    contentLocation England London
    director Chris Columbus
    editor Richard Francis-Bruce
    genre adventure fantasy
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    musicBy John Williams
    nomination Academy Award for Best Costume Design Academy Award for Best Original Score Academy Award for Best Production Design BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role BAFTA Award for Best British Film BAFTA Award for Best Makeup and Hair BAFTA Award for Best Sound BAFTA Award for Best Special Visual Effects Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Composer Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Family Film Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Young Performer Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation Japan Academy Prize for Outstanding Foreign Language Film Kids' Choice Award for Favorite Movie Producers Guild of America Award for Best Theatrical Motion Picture Satellite Award for Best Animated or Mixed Media Feature Satellite Award for Best Art Direction and Production Design Satellite Award for Best Editing Satellite Award for Best Visual Effects Saturn Award for Best Costume
    producer David Heyman
    publisher Warner Bros. Pictures
    recordedAt Alnwick Castle Christ Church Durham Cathedral Glen Nevis Gloucester Cathedral Goathland railway station Harrow School Leadenhall Market London Zoo Warner Bros. Studios, Leavesden