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Guide by DarkSarcasm posted over a year ago
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I hate these lists. Usually, they're 의해 some smug I-know-more-than-you-know writer and filled with totally obvious stuff 당신 can get right from the movie's Wikipedia page. But in honor of Matilda's 20th anniversary, I have gone through lots and lots of interviews and every special feature on my DVD to bring 당신 a list of stuff worth knowing. I apologize if 당신 do already know any of this stuff, but hopefully there's at least one new thing for you!



•Mr. and Mrs. Wormwood are a real couple. Okay, fine, this may be common knowledge 의해 now, but it blew my mind when I found out. Danny DeVito, who is also the narrator and director of this movie, is really married to Rhea Perlman. They've been married since 1982, they have 3 children, and they are much 냉각기 than the Wormwoods.



•Mara designed Matilda's doll out of household materials, with a little help from the prop department. Her name was Wanda.
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Opinion by cocopie5 posted over a year ago
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in my opinion about matilda is that she is a smart kid. she is cute and nice. Also her school is nice place to go. Matilda Wormwood (Mara Wilson) is an extremely gifted young girl; however, her gifts go unappreciated 의해 her uncaring, unpleasant family. After her father, crooked car dealer Harry Wormwood (Danny DeVito), refuses to buy her a book, among other things, she takes matters into her own hands and begins to visit the library. After two years, she has read every book in the 도서관, 라이브러리 and, as a result, has become extremely knowledgeable for a girl her age about a variety of subjects.

Eventually, after constant pleas 의해 Matilda, her parents agree to send her to school. Matilda is enrolled at Crunchem Hall Elementary School, where children are routinely terrorized 의해 the oppressive and cruel principal, Agatha Trunchbull (Pam Ferris). However, Matilda's teacher, Miss Jennifer Honey (Embeth Davidtz), is, 의해 contrast, kind and caring, and she quickly recognizes Matilda's intellectual gifts. Matilda develops a warm friendship with Miss Honey, who is revealed to be Miss Trunchbull's step-niece. Miss Trunchbull lives in Miss Honey's childhood home, after moving in there...
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