Harry Potter is a 2023 computer-animated fantasy film directed by Christopher Nolan, produced by David Heyman, Chris Columbus and Nolan, written by Seth Grahame-Smith, and based on the novels by J.K. Rowling. A continuation of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002), The film features an ensemble voice cast consisting of Owen Laramore, Zackary Arthur, Kennedi Clements, CC King, Oprah Winfrey, Keegan-Michael Key, Jordan Peele, Trevante Rhodes, J.K. Simmons, and Susan Sarandon, with John Cleese reprising his original role of Nearly Headless Nick. In the film, the adventures of Harry Potter, Ron Weasley, and Hermione Granger continue as they save Harry's love interest, Ginny Weasley, from an evil witch and her goblin henchmen.
|Directed by||Christopher Nolan|
|Produced by||David Heyman|
|Written by||Seth Grahame-Smith|
|Based on||Harry Potter|
by J.K. Rowling
|Music by||James Newton Howard|
|Edited by||John Veznon|
|Production companies||Warner Animation Group|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
|Release date||October 20, 2023 (United Kingdom)|
November 3, 2023 (United States)
|Box office||$1.733 billion|
Produced by Warner Animation Group, Heyman's Heyday Films, Columbus' 1492 Pictures, and Nolan's Syncopy Inc., Harry Potter was released theatrically on November 3, 2023 by Warner Bros. Pictures. Harry Potter has reportedly cost over $300 million to make, which, if accurate, would make it the most expensive animated film ever made and one of the most expensive films of all time. Despite receiving mixed reviews from critics, the film grossed $1.7 billion worldwide, making it the highest-grossing PG-rated film, highest-grossing Harry Potter film, and the highest-grossing non-Disney animated film. Harry Potter is also the most successful Warner Bros. film to date, and also served as the highest-grossing animated film worldwide until Disney In The House 4 surpassed it in 2030. was nominated the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature, losing to Disney Dimensions.