It’s Harry’s third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new “Defense Against the Dark Arts” teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Convicted murderer Sirius Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is the third installment in the Harry Potter seriesHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a 2004 fantasy film directed by Alfonso Cuarón and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.  It is based on the novel of Harry Potter and the Pris has been added to your CartHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a fantasy film based on the third novel by J. KStart by marking “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter #3)” as Want to Read:Follow Harry Potter on Twitter; HARRY POTTER MESSAGE BOARDS; Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – the making of Harry Potter Click for more informationHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban summary of box office results, charts and release information and related links.Origins. Late in 1997, film producer David Heyman’s London offices received a copy of the first book in what would become Rowling’s series of seven Harry Potter novels.Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban follows Harry as he is chased by escaped convict Sirius Black and battles Dementors. Learn about the book.