The Trunchbull might be scary, but she’s no match for Matilda.
“Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it’s unbelievable...”
Matilda is a sweet, very clever young girl with special abilities. One day, when Miss Trunchbull, the horrible headmistress of her school, picks on her, she fights back and discovers that she has remarkable powers. With this gift she is able to make things better at home with her not-very-nice parents, and at school. But what is Matilda’s biggest dream and can she make it come true?