Harry Potter Movies in Order – How to Watch? [The Complete List]

No one is ever tired of Harry Potter. Most people prefer to watch Harry Potter movies rather reading Harry Potter books. Due to this pandemic, most of the movie’s date was pushed back. This enabled potter lovers and newcomers to enter the world of Harry Potter. So let’s move forward to the complete list of Harry Potter Movies in order.

Harry Potter Movies in Order

If you are new to this world and don’t know where to start from and go ahead, then just relax as we have laid down the order in which you must watch your favourite Harry Potter movies. You can easily watch the Harry Potter movies on Amazon Prime, Netflix, or get a book. We have listed the film in release order.

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List of Harry Potter Movies in Chronological Release Order:

  1. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – released in 2001
  2. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – released in 2002
  3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – released in 2004
  4. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – released in 2005
  5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix – released in 2007
  6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – released in 2009
  7. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 – released in 2010
  8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 – released in 2011

1. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – 2001

The first film Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was in theaters on 16th November 2001. It is also known as the Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. The film was about 152 minutes. This is where everything started. Harry Potter used to stay with his uncle and aunt as his parents died in a car crash.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher

At the age of 11, when he enrolls in a magical school of Hogwarts, he gets to know that he’s a wizard. Harry enjoys his wizarding journey at the school, and here he finds out what it actually means to be the famous “boy who lived.”

Where to watch – You can easily watch the first film on YouTube or Amazon Prime.

2. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – 2002

This Harry Potter movie was released on 15th November 2002 for 161 minutes. An interesting plot is portrayed in the second film. It is the start of Harry’s second year at Hogwarts, here cars are flying, trees are fighting back, and a mysterious house-elf comes to warn Harry Potter.

The Chamber of Secrets

A strange and bloody message appears on the wall – “The Chamber of Secrets has been opened.” Along with Harry’s magical ability, he needs the help of Ron and Hermione” to save Hogwarts. Go and watch this thrilling story on Amazon Prime. You can even see the dialog window if you require it.

Where to watch – You can see it on Amazon Prime or get a book.

3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – 2004

It was released on 4th June 2004. The film’s duration is 142 minutes. It was the third year of Harry at Hogwarts School. Harry Potter, Hermione, and Ron return to the school.

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

An escaped prisoner named Sirius Black, who poses a dangerous threat to Harry, is at Hogwarts. In this film, Harry gets to know more about his father’s past. He also gets to learn how a person we least expect from plays a great role in our lives.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime

4. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – 2005

This Harry Potter movie was released on 18 November 2005, of 157 minutes. And all the fans were crazy after the film as the poster of the film suggested everything is about to change. Fans were crazy to know about the change. In this movie, we get to see how Harry’s name was present in the Goblet of Fire.

The Goblet of Fire

A contest between the three wizarding schools was to be held. It is known to be really dangerous. The contest was named the Triwizard Tournament. Now, Harry had to face all the difficulties alone without his best friend, Ron.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime or if you love reading then you can go for a book as well.

5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix – 2007

The Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix was out after two years of its last movie. It was there in theatres on 13 July 2007. The film is about 138 minutes. Lord Voldemort is back, and the Wizarding World is on the brink of war, but no one is aware as the Ministry of Magic is trying to hide the truth.

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

When Dolores Umbridge refused to teach any defenses, Harry decided to create a secret group where he trains his classmates for the war ahead. The group was named Dumbledore’s Army.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime

6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – 2009

The Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince was released in the year 2009 with a duration of 153 minutes. In this film, Harry Potter begins his 6th year at Hogwarts. He finds an old book named the property of the half-blood prince, and because of this, he gets to know about the dark past of Lord Voldemort.

Half-Blood Prince

Amidst this love is in the air as Harry is trying to get into Ginny’s heart.

Where to watch – One can easily watch all the series on amazon prime.

7. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 – 2010

The first part of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows was released in 2010. The duration of the film was just 146 minutes. Here we get to see how Harry, Ron, and Hermione race against time and evil to destroy Horcruxes.

Deathly Hallows Part 1

The war was on, and nowhere is safe. Watch this interesting story now.

Where to watch – You can watch the film on Amazon Prime.

8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 – 2011

Part 2 of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is the final instalment, which was released in the year 2011. It is of the smallest duration of all the films. It is 130 minutes. The film portrays the final battle between good and evil.

Deathly Hallows Part 2

The Wizarding world was all set out on war that was held at Hogwarts. Now it is in the hands of Harry to defeat Lord Voldemort and save the world. Don’t miss out on this interesting movie.

Where to watch – Amazon Prime

Frequently Asked Questions:

 

What is the order in which one must watch Harry Potter?

One must watch the Harry Potter movie in the order of its release, as mentioned above. This will help you to clearly understand the story of how Harry attended the Hogwarts School for the first time, how he passed out year by year. His magic and courage to fight the devil.

 

Can one watch the Harry Potter films out of order?

The Harry Potter film is one of the most renowned film series ever made. It is obvious that one can watch the films out of order, but you won’t get the thrill and pleasure that you will get after viewing it chronologically. Watching the films in order will pave the path for you. The way Harry has crossed each hurdle every year. Watching the film orderly will give you more excitement.

 

Do the Harry Potter films available on Netflix?

Harry Potter films come and go on Netflix. But it ultimately depends on where you live in the world. Currently, all the films are available on Netflix for Poland, Republic, Hungary, Spain, Czech, and Spain. And in other regions, you will find some of the Harry Potter Films.

 

Conclusion:

The Harry Potter series is the best series ever made so far. You will not find a person who is not crazy about Harry Potter. The world is mesmerized by Harry Potter’s fans. And the release of the films has brought heaven on earth for Potter’s heads. One who doesn’t love reading books can easily opt for watching the movies. The Harry Potter series is best for someone who loves magical marathons and wizards.

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