What's the Difference between Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone the Book and Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone the Movie?

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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

91%
Released: 1997
Author: J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

9%
Released: 2001
Director: Chris Columbus
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In the Book In the Movie
Harry Potter
Harry Potter
Portrayed by: Daniel Radcliffe
Hermione Granger
Hermione Granger
Portrayed by: Emma Watson
Ron Weasley
Ron Weasley
Portrayed by: Rupert Grint
Professor Dumbledore
Professor Dumbledore
Portrayed by: Richard Harris
Severus Snape
Severus Snape
Portrayed by: Alan Rickman
Peeves the poltergeist
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Minerva Mcgonagall
Minerva Mcgonagall
Portrayed by: Maggie Smith
Rubeus Hagrid
Rubeus Hagrid
Portrayed by: Robbie Coltrane
Lord Voldemort
Lord Voldemort
Portrayed by: Richard Bremmer
Draco Malfoy
Draco Malfoy
Portrayed by: Tom Felton
Peeves
This Character does not appear.
ButtMunch
ButtMunch
Portrayed by: Keanu Reeves
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Book vs Movie
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In the Book In the Movie
   Harry and Hermione are given detention in the Forbidden forest because they are caught by Filch after hours. They are given detention because they are caught at Hagrid's cabin.
   Harry meets Draco Malfoy while he is getting his robes in Diagon alley. He first meets him before the sorting ceremony at Hogwarts.
   The Dursleys take Harry to an island to flee their house when it is filled with letters telling Harry he is a wizard. This doesn't happen.
   At the zoo, Harry is able to talk to the Boa Constrictor. Dudley pushes him out of the way and Harry gets made and inadvertently makes the glass disappear causing Dudley to fall in. Dudley is stuck in the cage and can't get out.
   The students of Hogwarts take many classes including Defense against the Dark Arts, History of Magic and Herbology. These classes are not mentioned.
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