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“Harry Potter” and his philosopher’s stone return to theaters to celebrate their 20th anniversary

"Harry Potter" y su piedra filosofal regresan a los cines para celebrar su 20 aniversario

This year, ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’, the first installment of the saga that marked an entire generation, celebrates its twentieth anniversary. Taking advantage of such an event, Warner re-released the film directed by Chris Columbus in 2001 on Friday, November 12, almost coinciding with the day it hit theaters 20 years ago.

The ‘Harry Potter’ saga, on a cinematic level, marked a whole decade. Based on the seven novels written by JK Rowling, her eight films were a phenomenon in theaters worldwide between 2001 and 2011. Starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint, her legacy has managed to keep fans interested. lively.

What’s more, it is so alive that it has a spin-off saga, ‘Fantastic Animals’. With two titles released in 2016 and 2018, the third installment, ‘Dumbledore’s Secrets’, is scheduled to premiere in theaters on April 15, 2022, being one of the most anticipated titles for next year.

The plot of the first film is already a classic among fans: "Harry Potter is an orphan boy raised by his Uncle Vernon and Aunt Petunia who hate him. On his eleventh birthday, Harry receives an unexpected visit from a gigantic man named Rubeus Hagrid. He reveals that he is, in fact, the son of two powerful wizards and that he also possesses extraordinary powers. The boy must go to study at the Hogwarts school of magic and sorcery, where he will discover the mystery of the philosopher’s stone".

Released in the United Kingdom on November 10, in Spain it was necessary to wait until the 30th of the same month to enjoy the boy wizard’s first adventure. Directed by Chris Columbus and written by Steve Kloves, it was an absolute box office success, surpassing $ 1,007 million at the box office.


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