Harry Potter was orphaned as a baby when the evil Voldemort killed both of his parents. Professor Dumbledore and Professor McGonagall hid Harry with his Aunt and Uncle to keep him from harm’s way. He grows up there living in the cupboard under the stairs and trying to conceal his wizard skills. On the eve of his 11th birthday, Hagrid arrives to take Harry to Hogwarts, the school for young witches and wizards.
Harry makes friends with Ron and Hermione on the train to Hogwarts and they become firm friends. At the school, the friends wonder about some of the strange things happening there. They discover the Philosopher’s Stone, a rock which can turn any metal into gold and creates a magic potion which can give eternal life. They get involved in many scary adventures which brings them face to face with the evil Voldemort.
Quite a lot of fantasy violence in this movie which would be quite scary for younger kids such as:
There’s also a lot of scary looking creatures and magic such as ghosts floating through the school, pictures that come to life, cats that change into people, a face in a book tries to get out and Voldemort’s face appears on the back of Professor Quirrell.
Good wins over evil.
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