|Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince|
|Starring||Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Julie Walters, Alan Rickman, Jim Broadbent, Helena Bonham Carter, Michael Gambon|
|82nd Academy Awards|
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is a 2009 fantasy film directed by David Yates and based on the novel of the same name by J. K. Rowling. It is the sixth installment in the "Harry Potter" film series, written by Steve Kloves and produced by David Heyman and David Barron.
In the sixth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft, and in both wizard and muggle worlds Lord Voldemort and his henchmen are increasingly active. With vacancies to fill at Hogwarts, Professor Dumbledore persuades Horace Slughorn, back from retirement to become the potions teacher, while Professor Snape receives long awaited news. Harry Potter, together with Dumbledore, must face treacherous tasks to defeat his evil nemesis.