The world got a little more magical in 1998 when the first “Harry Potter” book was published. More than two decades later, the wizarding world has become not only a household staple, but an entire fictional world at Universal Studios.
Untold numbers of kids grew up learning the tales of Harry Potter and his best friends, and fans got even more material when author j.k. Rowling released several spin-off books, including Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry textbooks and magical bedtime stories.
This is the number of “Harry Potter” movies, including the original series and spin-offs.
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The short answer is eight “Harry Potter” movies. The long answer is an entire franchise with a new series of movies, and it doesn’t look like the wizarding world is slowing down its movie magic anytime soon.
‘harry potter’ movies in the order they were released
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
This 2001 release follows young Harry Potter as he learns he is a wizard and embarks on a journey to save the wizarding world during his year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
The second installment, released in 2002, sees Harry, Ron, and Hermione investigating a magical prophecy when a dark evil begins to haunt the school.
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
The trio return to Hogwarts for their third year in this 2004 film and unravel the mystery of an escaped prisoner rumored to be after Harry.
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
The fourth, released in 2005, follows Hogwarts competing in a historic tournament between rival wizarding schools as danger looms for Harry and the other students.
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry returns for his fifth year at Hogwarts as the wizarding world and its authorities continue to deny that Lord Voldemort has returned. a rebellion begins in this 2007 film.
- Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
In this 2009 version, Harry learns about Lord Voldemort’s past and dark beginnings. He also discovers the identity of the Half-Blood Prince, whose ancient textbook served as Harry’s guide to learning some dark magic.
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1
The beginning of the end is here in this 2010 film. Harry, Ron, and Hermione embark on a quest to destroy Horcruxes and learn about the Deathly Hallows, the three most powerful objects in the wizarding world.
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2
The final film, released in 2011, follows Harry and the rest of the beloved characters as they prepare for the final battle to destroy Lord Voldemort.
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How many “Fantastic Beasts” movies are there?
warner bros. released the latest installment in the “Fantastic Beasts” series in early 2022. The “Fantastic Beasts” movies are a prequel to the original “Harry Potter” movies, and are based on the Rowling Guide published in 2001. The first movie, Released in 2016, follow wizard Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) on an adventure to find escaped magical beasts. the other two films are “fantastic beasts: the crimes of grindelwald” from 2018 and the most recent release, “fantastic beasts: the secrets of dumbledore”.
There’s even a lot of “behind the scenes” footage to consume. HBO released a nearly two-hour special in December featuring members of the “Harry Potter” cast celebrating the 20th anniversary of the first film.
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are there more harry potter movies to come?
potentially. In a December 2021 interview with the Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. Chief Executive Officer Ann Sarnoff said the company speaks regularly with Rowling and her team about continuing the Wizarding World legacy on the big screen.