The Chamber of Secrets has been opened by the heir of Slytherin. Slytherin was one of the four founders of Hogwarts but left because he wanted to make it only available to ‘pure’ wizards and witches not ‘mudbloods’. Before he left he created this Chamber in which lives some terrible evil. The teachers are afraid that they will have to close Hogwarts and send the students home.
In his second year at Hogwarts, Harry starts hearing voices when he first finds a cat, then two students who have been petrified, that is turned into statues. They’re not dead but they have to wait until herbology classes finish growing Mandrakes which will give them a cure. Hermione is the next victim and when Ron’s sister Ginny is taken into the Chamber, Ron and Harry have to come to the rescue. Ginny is being guarded by the evil Basilisk, a monstrously large snake, which Harry has to fight to save her.
Quite a lot of fantasy violence and scary scenes in this movie that would frighten younger kids such as:
Also very scary fantasy scenes and ghost characters like Headless Nick and Moaning Myrtle, casting of spells, transformation of characters and other scenes such as:
Good wins over evil but you need to work together to beat it.
Content is age appropriate for children this age
Some content may not be appropriate for children this age. Parental guidance recommended
Content is not age appropriate for children this age