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Matilda                                  (1996)
6.4 Rating
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6.9 IMDB rating
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Mara Wilson Mara Wilson
Matilda
Danny DeVito Danny DeVito
Mr. Wormwood / Narrator
Rhea Perlman Rhea Perlman
Mrs. Wormwood
Embeth Davidtz Embeth Davidtz
Miss Honey
Pam Ferris Pam Ferris
Trunchbull
Paul Reubens Paul Reubens
FBI Agent
Tracey Walter Tracey Walter
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Brian Levinson Brian Levinson
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Roald Dahl Roald Dahl
(book)
Nicholas Kazan Nicholas Kazan
(screenplay)


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6 years, 11 months ago at Oct 18 15:52
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As a child, I watched many family/children's films. Many of said films ranged from great to awful, with many being simply too mediocre to remember in my adulthood. Matilda is one of those movies that actually helped construct my childhood and transform me into who I am as a human being.

I admit to having not read Roald Dahl's novel, though I plan to. While I can't judge this as an ada... read more

An average movie

5 years, 11 months ago at Sep 28 13:06
3 votes
Even though it is widely unknown, Danny DeVito has actually built up a decent career as a director. He usually made comedies expect for ‘Hoffa’ and this flick which belongs to the family genre. Even though this movie is usually appreciated if only considering the ratings on IMDB and Listal, I thought it was a pretty tedious watch. I’m not sure that DeVito should be blamed though. I guess I... read more
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Story of a wonderful little girl, who happens to be a genius, and her wonderful teacher vs. the worst parents ever and the worst school principal imaginable.
Release date: 2 August 1996
UPC: 043396868694
Tags: Comedy (23), Fantasy (20), Family (15), 1996 (11), Magic (9), 1990s (8), Based On Book (8), (7), School (7), Adventure (7), Based On Novel (5), Adaptation (5), Kids (4), Based On A Book (4), Telekinesis (4), Drama (4), Child Abuse (4), Crime (3), Fbi (3), Roald Dahl (2)
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