Harry Potter learns on his 11th birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses magical powers of his own. At Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry embarks on the adventure of a lifetime.
2 videodiscs (152 minutes) : sound, colour ; 4 3/4 inches
Dolby Digital 5.1
Target Audience Note:
Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Based on the novel by J.K. Rowling.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: Creating the world of Harry Potter part 1: the magic begins.
Director of photography, John Seale ; edited by Richard Francis-Bruce ; music by John Williams ; costume designer, Mary McLeod ; production designer, Robert de Vico.
Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, John Cleese, Robbie Coltrane, Warwick Davis, Richard Griffiths, Richard Harris, Ian Hart, John Hurt, Alan Rickman, Fiona Shaw, Maggie Smith, Julie Walters.
DVD ; widescreen presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
For private home use only.
Includes audio tracks and subtitles in English, Spanish and French.
Subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing.
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Subjects:England -- Fiction.
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization) -- Fiction.
Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone -- Film adaptations.
Schools -- Fiction.
Witches -- Fiction.
Wizards -- Fiction.
Other Authors:Cleese, John, actor.
Coltrane, Robbie, actor.
Columbus, Chris, film director.
Grint, Rupert, 1988- actor.
Harris, Richard, 1930-2002, actor.
Radcliffe, Daniel, 1989- actor.
Smith, Maggie, 1934- actor.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Watson, Emma, 1990- actor.
motion picture adaptation of (work): Rowling, J. K. Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone.