Matilda 2022 Plot, Cast, Release Date, Soundtrack, Review: Everything You Need To Know

Mehak Aug 5 . 6 min read

How did you find the movie Matilda, the cast of Matilda, the soundtrack, plot, etc? Well, the movies did achieve positive popularity and reviews which is why we are back with the review of the movie Matilda 2022. So guys what are we waiting for let's see if the movie is worth watching, and when it is going to release.

The musical comedy fantasy film Matilda is directed by Matthew Warchus and written by Dennis Kelly. Matilda, 2022 film is based on the "Matilda" book, written by Roald Dahl in 1988, and its 2010 musical version served as the basis for the Matilda 2022 film. Not only this but, it is also a sequel to the 1996 movie adaptation of the book in which Danny DeVito was the co-director and Matilda cast. Dahl's most popular book, Matilda, has continued to sell more than "18 million copies worldwide and been translated into more than fifty languages."

Matilda plot: Movie of 1996-

Matilda movie is about the titular five-year-old girl, who is endowed with telekinesis and intelligence. Living with her parents and brother, Matilda faces mistreatment from them all. Despite being the sole normal member of her family, she is the odd one out. Despite having a completely different tone from the 1996 film, Matilda has also become a musical with a successful run on Broadway and the West End. However, both the film and the musical support a number of admirable traits, such as valor, independence, loyalty, and the value of friendship. This is what distinguishes Matilda as the ideal children's book.

Matilda movie (1996) Soundtrack-

The movie, Matilda includes two songs in the whole movie which are-

  • Send Me on My Way- When Matilda, age 4, is left alone at home alone, making pancakes, one of them, "Send Me on My Way" by Rusted Root, is played. It is also played at the end of the movie, set to a montage of Matilda and Miss Honey playing at Miss Trunchbull's former home. 
  • Little Bitty Pretty One- The other song is "Little Bitty Pretty One" by Thurston Harris, which is played while Matilda is learning to control her telekinetic abilities. On August 2, 1996, the movie Matilda, 1996 was released.

In November 2019, DeVito, co-director stated that he had "always wanted to" do a Matilda sequel and that it might have Matilda's own child because Wilson had grown up by the time the movie came out.

Matilda 2022 movie is also known as Matilda the musical.

Matilda 2022 release date UK and US-

On December 2, 2022, Sony Pictures will release Matilda 2022 movie in theatres across the United Kingdom under the TriStar Pictures label. On December 16, the movie will be also made available on Netflix in the United States and other countries.

Matilda trailer-

Matilda | Trailer | YouTube

Matilda cast 2022-

Matilda's cast has changed Mara Wilson was the main character of Matilda's cast. In Matilda's cast in 2022, Alisha Weir plays the main character, Matilda in the movie adaptation of Matilda the Musical.

Below is the list of Matilda cast 2022-

  • Alisha Weir - Matilda Wormwood
  • Emma Thompson - Miss Agatha Trunchbull
  • Lashana Lynch - Miss Jennifer Honey
  • Stephen Graham - Harry Wormwood
  • Andrea Riseborough - Zinnia Wormwood
  • Sindhu Vee - Mrs. Phelps
  • Carl Spencer - Magnus 
  • Louis Martin - Miracle Parent

Matilda review-

Although the movie deviates from Roald Dahl's work, Matilda is strange and endearing, and it successfully captures the essence of the book. While some people complimented the weirdness of the movie, others praised DeVito's astute direction. It typically denotes positive comments. The movie emphasizes the value of friendship as well as bravery, independence, and devotion. This is what distinguishes Matilda as the ideal children's book. On the other hand, with matilda imdb 6.4 out of 10 ratings the movie was a financial failure, earning only $33.5 million domestically on a $36 million budget. The movie made about $36.7 million worldwide for a total of $70.6 million. Tristar, who owns the rights to this property, also produced this movie.

When this movie version airs on Netflix at the end of 2022, Matilda: The Musical fans will get a lovely holiday gift. Fans of the original 1996 movie can only hope that this rendition will be equally bizarre. 


Q1. Are they making a new Matilda? 

Ans. DeVito, co-director of Matilda 2022 always wanted to make a new Matilda movie as a result he made one which is going to be released on december 2, 2022

Q2. When is Matilda 2 coming out? 

Ans. On December 2, 2022, Sony Pictures will open the TriStar Pictures adaptation of Matilda in theatres all around the United Kingdom, and on December 16 it will be available on Netflix.

Q3. Who is Emma Stone playing in Matilda 2022? 

Ans. Emma Stone was reportedly in talks to star in the upcoming film adaptation of the Broadway musical Matilda. Emma is being considered for the role of Miss Honey, the eponymous character's sympathetic teacher, and mentor.

Q4. Who is playing the New Matilda?

Ans. In the movie Matilda, 1996 Mara Wilson was the main character, Matilda and in Matilda, 2022 Alisha Weir plays the main character, Matilda in the movie adaptation of Matilda the Musical.

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