Harry Potter series is one of the most loved Hollywood franchises, especially by kids and teenagers. Adults of today who were kids and teenagers back then continue to love the series thanks to the entertainment it provided them. The nostalgia value is still high and any film of Harry Potter is still very much watchable.
It starred Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Bonnie Wright, Tom Felton, Alan Rickman, Michael Gambon among others. Harry Potter series’ 8 films have released in a period of 2011 and 2011. Based on J.K. Rowling’s best-selling novel series, the first two films were directed by Chris Columbus, 3rd by Alfonso Cuarón, 4th by Mike Newell and last 4 by David Yates.
All the 8 films were smashing hits in that time and were a worldwide phenomenon. Harry Potter, Hermione, Ron, and other characters were a rage among the people globally and hence the films remain fresh even today.
Interestingly, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011) was the only film after Titanic and Avatar to cross $1 billion mark globally back then. Even 4 previous films including the first one i.e. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (2001) flirted with the mark. All the 8 films of the Harry Potter series still stand tall among the Top 100 Worldwide Grossers of All Time (so far) as per Box Office Mojo.
Have a look at the business of all Harry Potter movies:
1) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Box Office: $1,356 million
2) Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
Box Office: $988 million
3) Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Box Office: $978 million
4) Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Box Office: $942 million
5) Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Box Office: $934 million
6) Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Box Office: $896 million
7) Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Box Office: $879 million
8) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Box Office: $796 million
Which is your favourite film? We won’t be surprised if you say all!