Matilda

(1996)

Overview

An extraordinarily intelligent young girl from a cruel and uncaring family discovers she possesses telekinetic powers and is sent off to a school headed by a tyrannical principal.

  1. Nicholas Kazan

    Screenplay

  2. Roald Dahl

    Novel

  3. Danny DeVito

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Mara Wilson

    Mara Wilson

    Matilda Wormwood

  2. Danny DeVito

    Danny DeVito

    Harry Wormwood

  3. Embeth Davidtz

    Embeth Davidtz

    Miss Jennifer "Jenny" Honey

  4. Rhea Perlman

    Rhea Perlman

    Zinnia Wormwood

  5. Pam Ferris

    Pam Ferris

    Agatha Trunchbull

Full Cast & Crew

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Status Released

Release Information

  • July 28, 1996
    PG
    Premiere

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

  • August 2, 1996
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

Budget $36,000,000.00

Revenue $33,459,416.00

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