Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: Corfe Castle Outdoor Cinema AUGUST 2024

🗓️ Friday 23rd August 2024

The first film in the Harry Potter movie franchise is showing at Corfe Castle tonight as part of the Purbeck Film Festival’s summer Cinema Under the Stars event.

The hit family film, based on JK Rowling’s book series, stars Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson and Rupert Grint as Harry, Hermione and Ron as they begin their first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardry.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (PG) also boasts a host of favourite household names in its supporting cast, including the late Alan Rickman and Robbie Coltrane.

  • Start time: 8.45pm approx (Doors open 8pm)
  • Refreshments: Hot food & licensed bar available
  • Dressing up: As your favourite Harry Potter-inspired character is optional, but absolutely welcomed!
  • Sunset Shuttle service: Swanage Railway is offering a special discounted service from Swanage and Norden for the screening. Please contact them direct

Performances are weather-dependent, but will only be cancelled in extreme circumstances.


  • Adult: £12
  • Child: £6
  • Family: £30 (2 adults + 2 children, or 1 adult + 3 children)

Book tickets via the Purbeck Film Festival website: purbeckfilm.com/product/harry-potter-philosophers-stone-outdoor-cinema/

You can also catch Wonka (PG) here at Corfe Castle tomorrow night, Saturday 24th August, at 8.45pm.