The principal auditions took place in three parts, with those auditioning having to read a page from the novel, then to improvise a scene of the students' arrival at Hogwarts, and finally to read several pages from the script in front of Columbus. Every character brought to life on screen has done justice and leave an impression on you. They developed a liking for fake facial injuries from the makeup staff. Heyman and Columbus successfully managed to convince Radcliffe's parents that their son would be protected from media intrusion, and they agreed to let him play Harry. Archived from on 19 October 2007. Archived from on 7 May 2011. Flashback to the bloodless death of Harry's parents and much discussion about how they died and the one who killed them.
The film went on to make £66. She is transforming between cat and human as she approaches the boys and her glasses are the last thing to reappear. Archived from on 5 September 2014. London's was selected as the location for , while was the location for the Hogwarts trophy room. The film was greatly received at the box office. Harry, Ron, and Hermione decide that night to try and find the stone before Snape does.
Hagrid accidentally reveals to the trio that Fluffy will fall asleep if played music. Archived from on 30 September 2007. Harry suspects that potions teacher and head of Slytherin House is trying to obtain the stone in order to return Voldemort to physical form. Archived from on 19 January 2012. Archived from on 20 December 2001. Harry stands up for those who've been compassionate toward him, as well as those he feels deserve better treatment; he treats people with respect and loyalty. A new world opens up to Harry, there is both exciting and dangerous things, good and bad guys.
Harry and Draco see a dead, bloody unicorn and are chased by a hooded figure in the Forbidden Forest. Archived from on 18 April 2006. Archived from on 19 October 2007. This is the tale of Harry Potter, an ordinary 11-year-old boy serving as a sort of slave for his aunt and uncle who learns that he is actually a wizard and has been invited to attend the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. After getting past the tasks, Harry discovers that it was teacher who was trying to claim the stone, and that Snape was actually protecting Harry all along.
Watch Movies Online: New Releases The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school. These were Best British Film, Best Supporting Actor for , as well as the awards for Best Costume Design, Production Design, Makeup and Hair, Sound and Visual Effects. Archived from on 11 October 2008. Coltrane, who was already a fan of the books, prepared for the role by discussing Hagrid's past and future with Rowling. Archived from on 19 October 2007. Filming for Privet Drive took place on Picket Post Close in , Berkshire.
His generous tendencies encourage viewers to use their experiences with adversity in a positive manner. Archived from on 4 November 2002. Archived from on 25 April 2009. Dumbledore also reveals how Harry was able to defeat Quirrell: when Harry's mother died to save him, her death gave Harry a love-based protection against Voldemort. Its story follows 's first year at as he discovers that he is a famous wizard and begins his education.
Every family should enjoy them both. Harry, Ron, and Hermione are rewarded with house points for their heroic performances, tying them for first place with Slytherin. Harry's relationship with Ron and Hermione demonstrates the idea behind strength in numbers when it comes to friendship. Archived from on 26 April 2009. The , it is the 2nd at the time of its release and the second most successful instalment of the Harry Potter series behind Deathly Hallows — Part 2. Archived from on 15 December 2007.
Four kids travel through a wardrobe to the land of Narnia and learn of their destiny to free it with the guidance of a mystical lion. Archived from on 15 February 2012. Spielberg reportedly wanted the adaptation to be an , with American actor to provide Harry Potter's voice, or a film that incorporated elements from subsequent books as well. Particularly notable performances by Emma Watson and Alan Rickman. The children later find out Fluffy is guarding the , an object that can be used to grant its owner immortality. It turns out that the letters were coming from Hogwarts, a boarding school for young witches and wizards, and Harry is expected for the fall term, so Hagrid whisks him off to begin his new life as a wizard in training. Harry Potter, the boy orphaned by both parents living under the stairs agony aunt and uncle.
Letters keep coming, and the Dursleys panic and hide away on a remote island. Archived from on 6 December 2008. Cast: , , , , , , , Director: Genres: , Children , Production Co: Heyday Films, Warner Brothers, 1492 Pictures Distributors: Warner Bros. I can't think of anyone more ideally suited for this job than Chris. For all the subsequent film's scenes set in Privet Drive, filming took place on a constructed set in Leavesden Film Studios, which proved to have been cheaper than filming on location. It is based on 's. One of the lines originally included had to be removed after Rowling told him that it would directly contradict an event in the then-unreleased fifth Harry Potter novel.
The film was also nominated for seven. He added dialogue, of which Rowling approved. Archived from on 3 December 2012. A three-headed dog chases Harry and friends. The extended version has a running time of about 159 minutes, which has previously been shown during certain television airings. Archived from on 29 June 2012. Las Vegas Film Critics Society.