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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG
runtime:
141 minutes
Wide Release Date:
06/04/04
performer:
Rupert Grint, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Robbie Coltrane, Michael Gambon, Gary Oldman, Alan Rickman, David Thewlis, Emma Thompson
director:
Alfonso Cuaron
distributor:
Warner Bros.
author:
Steven Kloves
genre:
ActionAdventure, Sci-fi and Fantasy

We gave it a B+

HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN The first movie in the series with real fear and wonder in its bones. Harry (Daniel Radcliffe) faces down assorted foes, and he also has interludes of jaunty rapture, like his soaring king-of-the-world flight aboard a Hippo-griff. Director Alfonso Cuaron gets J.K. Rowlings’ droll, enchanted offhandedness on screen.