Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (movie)

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Directed byChris Columbus
Produced byDavid Heyman
Screenplay bySteve Kloves
Based onHarry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
by J. K. Rowling
Starring
Music byJohn Williams
CinematographyJohn Seale
Edited byRichard Francis-Bruce
Production
companies
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • 4 November 2001 (2001-11-04) (Odeon Leicester Square)
  • 16 November 2001 (2001-11-16) (United Kingdom and United States)
Running time
152 minutes
Country
  • United Kingdom
  • United States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$125 million
Box office$1.002 billion

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (released in the United States and India as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone) is a 2001 fantasy movie directed by Chris Columbus and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, based on J. K. Rowling's 1997 novel of the same name.