Matilda (1996)

Matilda (1996) is a Comedy , Family , Fantasy film directed by Danny DeVito – A grouchy couple are parents to a very sweet girl, Matilda. Unlike her bratty brother and mean parents, Matilda becomes a very sweet and extremely intelligent 6 year old girl, who is very keen to go to school and read books. After a while, her parents send her to school with the worst principal in the world, a very sweet teacher, and good friends. While trying to put up with her parents’ and principal’s cruelty, she starts to unwittingly unleash telekinetic powers, destroying a television and making a newt fly onto the principal. With enough practice, Matilda starts to learn to control her telekinetic powers and soon using them on her principal so she can drive her away from the school. IMDB


Directed By – Danny DeVito

Genre – Comedy , Family , Fantasy

Cast – Danny DeVito , Pam Ferris , Rhea Perlman , Mara Wilson , Tracey Walter , Kiami Davael , Paul Reubens , Jean Speegle Howard , Embeth Davidtz , Leor Livneh Hackel , R.D. Robb , Fred Parnes , Sara Magdalin , Brian Levinson , Gregory R. Goliath

In Theaters – 2 August 1996

Duration – 98 Minutes

MPAA Rating : PG

Taglines : Somewhere inside all of us is the power to change the world.

Story Writers: Roald Dahl

Country: USA

Language: English

Production Company : TriStar Pictures , Jersey Films