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The Resource Matilda, TriStar Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Nicholas Kazan & Robin Swicord ; directed by Danny DeVito

Matilda, TriStar Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Nicholas Kazan & Robin Swicord ; directed by Danny DeVito

Label
Matilda
Title
Matilda
Statement of responsibility
TriStar Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Nicholas Kazan & Robin Swicord ; directed by Danny DeVito
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Matilda is a super-smart little girl who is woefully ignored and ridiculed by her self-centered parents. They send her to a school with a mean, bullying principal, where she learns she has special powers that can help her, her friends, and her kind and gentle teacher
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, David Newman
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG, for elements of exaggerated meanness and ridicule and for some mild language
Language note
Includes French and Spanish dubbed versions and subtitles in English, French and Spanish; closed-captioned
LC call number
PN1995.9.C45
LC item number
M38 2005
PerformerNote
Danny DeVito, Rhea Perlman, Embeth Davidtz, Mara Wilson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DeVito, Danny
  • Perlman, Rhea
  • Davidtz, Embeth
  • Wilson, Mara
  • Kazan, Nicholas
  • Swicord, Robin
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Tri-Star Pictures
  • Jersey Films
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gifted children
  • Teacher-student relationships
  • Parent and child
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Matilda, TriStar Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Nicholas Kazan & Robin Swicord ; directed by Danny DeVito
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
  • Based on the book by Roald Dahl
  • Special features: Matilda the movie read-along [slide show]; Matilda's movie magic [featurette] (16 min.); A children's guide to good manners [featurette] (3 min.); Escape to the library! [featurette] (6 min.); My movie about making Matilda by Mara Wilson [featurette] (7 min.); A truly terrible test! [interactive feature]; Classroom games [interactive feature]; Get rid of Miss Trunchbull! trivia game [interactive feature]; Make magic with Matilda! [interactive feature]; Terrify the Trunchbull! [interactive feature]; Matilda the movie character gallery [slide show]; Trailers (6 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
10100877
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9781404936287
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396013537
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01353
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Matilda, TriStar Pictures presents a Jersey Films production ; produced by Danny DeVito ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Nicholas Kazan & Robin Swicord ; directed by Danny DeVito
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1996
  • Based on the book by Roald Dahl
  • Special features: Matilda the movie read-along [slide show]; Matilda's movie magic [featurette] (16 min.); A children's guide to good manners [featurette] (3 min.); Escape to the library! [featurette] (6 min.); My movie about making Matilda by Mara Wilson [featurette] (7 min.); A truly terrible test! [interactive feature]; Classroom games [interactive feature]; Get rid of Miss Trunchbull! trivia game [interactive feature]; Make magic with Matilda! [interactive feature]; Terrify the Trunchbull! [interactive feature]; Matilda the movie character gallery [slide show]; Trailers (6 min.)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Control code
10100877
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9781404936287
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
043396013537
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
01353
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital
Video recording format
DVD

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