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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the
Sorcerer's Stone


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Release date: November 15, 2002
Studio: Warner Bros.
Running time: 161 minutes
Director: Chris Columbus
Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Emma Watson, Richard Griffiths, Fiona Shaw, Kenneth Branagh, Alan Rickman, Richard Harris, Maggie Smith, John Cleese
Technical information: Super 35, Technicolor

The second of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter novels is brought to the big screen, a mere 12 months after the first.

Harry Potter and the
Sorcerer's Stone


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The Music

Music: John Williams
Music adapted by: William Ross
Orchestration: Conrad Pope, Eddie Karam
Music editor: Jim Harrison
Supervising music editor: Peter Myles

With obligations to score three other films released in 2002, John Williams faced a time crunch and called in composer William Ross to assist on this Harry Potter sequel.  While Williams provided all of the original musical material, Ross helped arrange music from the first film to fit the timings.


Warner 83491-2
Audio

The soundtrack album for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Warner Sunset/Nonesuch/Atlantic 83574-2) was released by Warner Bros. records on November 12, 2002.

 



Harry Potter and the
Sorcerer's Stone


The Film | The Music
Audio | Video | Sheet Music
References | Links

Sheet Music

Warner Bros. Music released a ten-selection album of piano arrangements from from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Warner Bros. PFM0224).

Hal Leonard published a conductor's score in the John Williams Signature Edition series for a four-movement orchestral suite from the film's score.

References

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, J. K. Rowling
New York: Scholastic, 1999

Harry Potter and the
Sorcerer's Stone


The Film | The Music
Audio | Video | Sheet Music
References | Links
Links

Internet Movie Database entry for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

All Movie Guide entry for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Official web site for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets


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