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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.

MPAA Rating PG

Status Released

Release Date 1996-08-02

Runtime 98 minutes

Budget $36m

Revenue $33m


TMDB 7.1


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errika_mason shared a tip "Very cute child actors. A simple plot, and over the top villain."

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kweku_ananse_haki shared a tip "A classroom classic."

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amelia_kaiser shared a tip "Such a classic. Used to watch it all the time as a kid"

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "One of my favorite movies!"

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amy_santi shared a tip "This Was A True Childhood Gem"

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sunshine_4594 shared a tip "A classic."

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rebecca_alexander_4560 shared a tip "A cute kid's movie about a girl with an incredible brain"

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noah_walker shared a tip "This movie is one of my childhood favorites."

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Hope_Belle shared a tip "One of my favorites!! I watch this one over and over!"

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ryan_fisher_6518 shared a tip "Not really sure what was the point is in this movie. Kids are precious maybe I don't know. Kids will like it for obvious reasons."

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jaymustdieee shared a tip "One of my favorite movies of all time. I can easily watch this movie a thousand times and still enjoy it."

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lisa_ohazurike shared a tip "The best movie I have ever watched, it was so funny"

kye_ponce shared a tip "1,000/10 movie would watch a million more times"

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jodi- shared a tip "Love, love, love this movie."

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monica_maniatakos shared a tip "Can watch on repeat. So cute and fun!"

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alien_potate shared a tip "This is just a feel good classic"

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alexis_fiore shared a tip "My fav"

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pamela_holman shared a tip "Little girl was just adorable and a great actress."

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shaniece_nott-jaimes shared a tip "Love!"

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wraith_phoenix shared a tip "Childhood favorite"

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peyton_howard_2831 shared a tip "Movies like Matilda for an 8 year old"

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aimee_hobbs_ shared a tip "ONE OF MY FAVORITE MOVIES"

riley_theriot shared a tip "Absolute classic"

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avawava shared a tip "entire confection !"

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CrimsonPhoenix shared a tip "I use to watch this all the time as a kid. I use to thought I could maybe magical like Matilda 😆 Good times ☺️"

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lisa_pierce_russell shared a tip "A classic!"

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jaye23 shared a tip "I love this movie. I watch it at least once a year."

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ashy_trashy shared a tip "Truly one of my favorite movies from my childhood. It’s a very funny and heartwarming movie, and come on Danny devito’s in it!"

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reganator_xc shared a tip "Such a classic!"

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mlhawkins shared a tip "Love me some Matilda! I could watch this cute movie over and over again!"

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june_white_7948 shared a tip "It was really good! Definitely targeted for a younger audience though."

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avie_lamb66 shared a tip "entertaining! i always wanted to see what was next. a great family watch to see before the remake😀😀"

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BookLadyMonique shared a tip "Family favorite!"

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webbix shared a tip "A favorite!"

teresa_ryals shared a tip "Very cute movie! #family #cute"

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-lily- shared a tip "The older u are the more u relate to Matilda :)"

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daynasia_simmons shared a tip "This is my childhood movie, I will always love this movie"

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daniela_torres_6592 shared a tip "One of my favorite 90’s movies, the music in this movie is top tier."

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unique_maya shared a tip "Great movie plus a Life lesson"

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kevin_brown_2328 shared a tip "I don’t watch movies over and over but this one I cannot pass on"

ashley_goulding shared a tip "Favourite childhood movie, I’ve easily watched it over 500 times lol"

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kayleigh_likewise shared a tip "IT IS AMAZING!!!"

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chiffon shared a tip "Such a classic! amazing feel good movie"

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linda_stokes shared a tip "Urghfdf"

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bridget_walker_422 shared a tip "It was good but my cousin ruined it"

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jennifer_lopes_5716 shared a tip "No I just love every minute of it 😍"

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caelan_rathke shared a tip "What a classic... This movie does not disappoint."

lexi_4909 shared a tip "Classic movie and a must watch for all ages"

kelsey_shiba shared a tip "Delightful and imaginative. Follows the book well!"

coline_pollard shared a tip "Lavender 💜"

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nubia_rodriguez shared a tip "I know"

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han_thu shared a tip "Ohi"

lea_marie_adams shared a tip "I love yu"

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niyah_elise shared a tip "Bti.g Back Childhood Memories"

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sameera_david shared a tip "This is my all time favourite ❤️"

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kalisha_carter shared a tip "I've watched it a million times and love it every time!"

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sofiareynoso shared a tip "Matilda is probably the best children’s movie ever-"

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sunflowerbaby19 shared a tip "I loved the power of story in this movie."

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dona_uhrig shared a tip "It’s cute. The kids and I watched it when they were young."

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ashley_west_9452 shared a tip "Matilda freaking iut the principal towards the end."

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cait_hutchinson shared a tip "CLASSIC!"

shaina_telnof shared a tip "For me I wish this movie was not a trailer on this app and I wish they had Matilda in Netflix because that’s my favorite movie"

shayyllaa_ shared a tip "It’s my favorite movie ever!"

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djeynaba_ndiaye shared a tip "The one where miss honey and Matilda were trying to hide from trunchbull in here house"

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melissa_carper shared a tip "I remember watching this when I was younger imagining I was in her shoes. Great for younger audiences."

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jose_guzman_8265 shared a tip "Never get tired of this movie a good to movie for all ages"

melanie_dumouchel shared a tip "i love it is is so funny 10 - 10 would recommend"

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jennifer_horne_5193 shared a tip "This movie is iconic. Family friendly. Never a bad time to watch this movie. Highly recommend."

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eliaxel_gonzalez shared a tip "Childhood memories"

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peyton_vickers shared a tip "The principal 😂"

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jade_pete shared a tip "Powers"

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marcus_tworoski-wise shared a tip "I wanna watch it here!=(#matilda LDA"

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ashlea_zabriskie shared a tip "Great movie to watch with your fam"

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madilyn_elaine shared a tip "This was one of my favorite movies growing up!"

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snail_lover13 shared a tip "Loved Matilda. She was so smart and awesome!"

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jennifer_silveira_1486 shared a tip "All time favorite movie."

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giovanna_teixeira shared a tip "Love this movie watched it so many times"

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kathryn_roth_5738 shared a tip "My all time favorite when I was a kid! I still love it today!"

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sarah_phillips_1393 shared a tip "One of my favorite childhood movies of all time"

sonia_garippo shared a tip "Classic!!!!"

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Kimoraleei shared a tip "This is a classic to me. One of my favorite childhood movies!"

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didi_mell shared a tip "A wonderful movie! Love the cast, the story, everything about it, really!"

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Eclectic_Writer shared a tip "I think anyone that doesn't enjoy a movie like this has no soul, it was a good story and still love it."

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