Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Rating: PG
Run Time: 152 minutes
Released: 2001
Directed by: Chris Columbus

Cultural Rating: pawpawpaw

In addition to positive messages regarding friendship and teamwork, this film engages with multiple cultural identities by having strong male and female characters and positive depictions of various body types.

Summary

When Harry learns he is a wizard he attends his first year at Hogwarts and discovers secrets from his past.

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Rating: PG
Released: 2004
Run Time: 142 minutes
Directed By: Alfonso Cuarón

Cultural Rating: pawpaw

In addition to positive messages regarding friendship and teamwork, this film engages with gender by having strong male and female characters.

Summary

During his third year at Hogwarts, Harry comes face-to-face with infamous killer Sirius Black.

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Rating: PG
Released: 2009
Run Time: 153 minutes
Directed By: David Yates

Cultural Rating: pawpaw

In addition to positive messages regarding friendship and teamwork this film engages with gender by having strong male and female characters.

Summary

Harry learns more about Voldemort’s past during his sixth year at Hogwarts.

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Rating: PG-13
Released: 2005
Run Time: 157 minutes
Directed By: Mike Newell

Cultural Rating: pawpaw

In addition to positive messages regarding friendship and teamwork this film engages with gender by having strong male and female characters.

Summary

Harry competes in the Triwizard Tournament during his fourth year at Hogwarts.

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