Harry Potter, an orphaned child that has spent the first ten years of his life living under the stairs of his aunt and uncle's house, is invited to join the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. He learns his destiny lies in the realm of magic and fantasy.
MPAA rating: PG; some scary moments and mild language.|||general
Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Heyday Films/1492 Pictures/Duncan Henderson production ; a Chris Columbus film ; screenplay by Steve Kloves ; produced by David Heyman ; directed by Chris Columbus.
Based on the novel by J.K. Rowling.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Special features: additional scenes; featurettes; theatrical trailer.
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.
Director of photography, John Seale ; editor, Richard Francis-Bruce ; music, John Williams ; production designer, Stuart Craig.
Blu-ray disc, High Definition (1080p); 16 x 9 (2.4:1) presentation, mastered in high definition; PCM, Dolby Digital; special features in 480(i/p) standard definition; stereo; requires a Blu-ray player.
Closed captioned; audio in English (5.1); Dolby digital English (5.1 EX), Spanish (5.1 EX); with optional subtitles in English or Spanish.