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Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone


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.

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ISBN: 0790767341 (full screen) (English/Spanish)

Publisher, Date: Burbank, CA : Warner Bros., c2001.

Description: 2 videodiscs (152 min.) : sd., col.

Target Audience Note: Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.

Other Title:

  • Philosopher's stone [DVD]
  • Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone [DVD].
  • French title on container: Harry Potter a ̀l'ećole des sorciers [DVD].
  • Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone [DVD].


  • Based on the book by J.K. Rowling.
  • Released in the United States under the title: Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone.
  • Special features include: Never-before-seen footage ; self-guided tour of Hogwart's ; mix potions, perform transfigurations, explore Diagon Alley.
  • Class: PG.
  • Director of photography, John Seale ; edited by Richard Francis-Bruce ; music by John Williams ; costume designer, Mary McLeod ; production designer, Robert de Vico.
  • Stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Maggie Smith, Robbie Coltrane, Alan Rickman, Richard Harris, Richard Griffiths; directed by Christopher Columbus.
  • DVD ; some copies are widescreen and some are full screen.
  • For private home use only.
  • Includes audio tracks and subtitles in English and French.
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired.

Publisher or Distributor Number:

  • 3000024493
  • 5000026815
  • 5000026816
  • 22544 (full screen)
  • 22545 (widescreen)

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