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Matilda is a american film of genre Science fiction directed by Danny DeVito released in USA on 2 august 1996 with Rhea Perlman

Matilda (1996)

Matilda
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Released in USA 2 august 1996
Length 1h38
Directed by
OriginUSA
Genres Science fiction,    Comedy,    Fantasy,    Adventure
Rating70% 3.5018353.5018353.5018353.5018353.501835

Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy comedy film directed by Danny DeVito. The screenplay by Nicholas Kazan and Robin Swicord is based on Roald Dahl's novel of the same name. The film was released by TriStar Pictures on August 2, 1996 and stars Mara Wilson, DeVito (who also serves as the narrator), Rhea Perlman, Embeth Davidtz, and Pam Ferris.

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Matilda Wormwood is a child prodigy with a bright personality, but her parents, Harry and Zinnia (Danny DeVito and Rhea Perlman), neglect and mistreat her. At age four, she discovers the local library and walks there every day to read while her father is at work, her mother playing bingo and her older brother, Michael (Brian Levinson), is at school.

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