Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Extended Version)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Extended Version)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Extended Version)
  • PG
  • 2h 39m
  • 2009
Common Sense Media Iconage 7+
Based on the wildly popular book by J.K. Rowling, nominated for three Academy Awards and ranked third highest in total worldwide box-office! Harry Potter is a young boy who, on his eleventh birthday, discovers that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and has unique magical powers of his own. He is summoned from his dreary life as an unwanted child to become a student at Hogwarts' School of Witch craft and Wizardry, where he meets several friends who become his closest allies, and who help him solve the mystery of the Sorcerer's Stone! All-star cast includes Alan Rickman ("Galaxy Quest," "Dogma"); Oscar-nominated Richard Harris ("Gladiator," "Unforgiven"); Robbie Coltrane ("From Hell," "The World is Not Enough"); John Cleese ("Rat Race," TV's "Monty Python's Flying Circus"); Academy Award winner Maggie Smith ("Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood," "Gosford Park"); Daniel Radcliffe ("The Tailor of Panama"), Rupert Grint and Emma Watson.
© 2001 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are trademarks of and © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media Iconage 7+
Common Sense Says
First Potter movie is a magical ride but also intense.

What Parents Need to Know

Parents need to know that Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, the first movie in the Harry Potter series, has some intense and scary moments. Harry Potter and friends -- who are only 11 years old here -- are in peril and get hurt, but not seriously, and most of the scares come from fantasy creatures. There's a flashback to the (bloodless) death of Harry's parents and discussion about how they died and the one who killed them.

A Lot or A Little?

The parents’ guide to what’s in this movie.
Educational Value
Details
Positive Messages
Details
Positive Role Models
Details
Violence & Scariness
Details
Sexy Stuff
Details
Language
Details
Consumerism
Details
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking
Details
More on Common Sense Media

Additional Info

  • Genre:Action, Family, Fantasy
  • Release Date:December 8, 2009
  • Languages:English
  • Captions:English
  • Audio Format:
    5.1
Resolution, color and audio quality may vary based on your device, browser and internet connection.Learn More