Matilda (1996), dir. Danny DeVito
Based on the best-selling novel from Roald Dahl, Danny DeVito’s adaptation of Matilda is a nineties classic.
Misunderstood by her family, Matilda is an intelligent young girl who loves to read. When she starts school, she meets a kind teacher, local friends and of course, the sadistic Miss Trunchbull. After she discovers she has telekinetic powers, Matilda turns the tables on her parents and horrible principal.
Available to stream on Netflix