Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) IMDb

Commentary

The book is not much better, but has less ADHD.

References here: Mary and the Witch’s Flower (2017).

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Sequel:

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002) IMDb

Sequel:

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004) IMDb

Sequel:

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) IMDb

Sequel:

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007) IMDb

Commentary

By this point I’m struck by the impotence of magic in this setting. It’s still all pyrotechnics. For all the remote sensing, mind reading and literal prophecy available, nobody is availed. The organizations are blind and stupid, their conflicts crude and quaint.

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