MATILDA. THE MOVIE.  See the trailer here.

Matilda is a 1996 American fantasy children's 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 byTriStar Pictures on August 2, 1996 and stars Mara Wilson, Danny DeVito, Aileen Quinn, Rhea Perlman,Embeth Davidtz and Pam Ferris.

It became a great success known by many to be one of the best children's films of the 90s era.