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Matilda (Mara Wilson) is a neglected child who is sent to school at a cheerless institution. When she discovers she has special powers, she beings to take control of the unfairness in her life.

MPAA Rating PG for elements of exaggerated meanness and ridicule, and for some mild language
Theatrical Release August 2, 1996
Director Danny DeVito
Cast Mara Wilson, Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman
Run Time 98
1996 Sony Pictures

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