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Uniform Title Matilda (Motion picture)
Title Matilda [videorecording] / TriStar Pictures presents ; a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Nicholas Kazan & Robin Swicord ; directed by Danny DeVito.

Imprint Culver City, Calif. : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    MAT    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J MAT    DUE 04-04-17 Billed
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs    J MAT    DUE 11-05-19 Billed
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile DVD    J MAT    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Juvenile DVD    J MAT    Available
Edition Special ed.
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1996.
Based on the book by Roald Dahl.
Special features: Mara's movie about making Matilda ; Matilda's movie magic ; a children's guide to good manners ; escape to the library! ; Matilda read-along ; classroom games - the spelling bee and the math game ; a truly terrible test! ; make magic with Matilda! ; terrify the Trunchbull! ; the Matilda character gallery ; Get rid of Mrs. Trunchbull! ; trivia game ; bonus trailers ; animated menus.
Credits Music by David Newman.
Cast Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman, Embeth Davidtz, Mara Wilson.
Summary Matilda is a super-smart little girl who's woefully misunderstood by her parents, her brother, and an evil school principal. But with the help of a brave best friend and a wonderful teacher, Matilda discovers she doesn't have to get mad to get even.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for elements of exaggerated meanness and ridicule and for some mild language.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital. 5.1 surround.
Language Closed-captioned.
English, dubbed French or dubbed Spanish dialogue, optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Subject Gifted children -- Drama.
Teacher-student relationships -- Drama
Parent and child -- Drama.
Genre/Form Comedy films
Children's films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author DeVito, Danny
Perlman, Rhea
Davidtz, Embeth, 1966-
Wilson, Mara
Kazan, Nicholas.
Swicord, Robin
Newman, David, 1954-
Dahl, Roald. Matilda.
Tri-Star Pictures
Jersey Films
ISBN 1404936289
Standard No. 043396013537
Music No. 01353 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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