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Palo Alto Weekly
de Young at heartto build puppets and entire miniature sets, similar to those used in stop-motio
de Young at heart
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
to build puppets and entire miniature sets, similar to those used in stop-motion animated films such as "Coraline" and "Fantastic Mr. Fox." Photographs of the scenes will then become the book's images. "The book really is a synthesis of all... Read more
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express
Largest maze in UK pays tribute to Roald Dahl - complete with Willy Wonka and BFG THE largest maze in the UK has paid magical tribute to Roald Dahl in its late
Largest maze in UK pays tribute to Roald Dahl - complete with Willy Wonka and BFG
express / Posted 5 days ago
THE largest maze in the UK has paid magical tribute to Roald Dahl in its latest impressive theme etched into its ground. The largest maze in the UK has paid magical... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
The BFG reviewed: Spielberg and Roald Dahl make a phizz-whizzing pairingWas the match between one of the greatest filmmakers of all time Steven Spielbe
The BFG reviewed: Spielberg and Roald Dahl make a phizz-whizzing pairing
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Was the match between one of the greatest filmmakers of all time Steven Spielberg and the world’s number one storyteller Roald Dahl really going to be anything other than magical? Of course not. Dahl, who spent a decade growing up in Bexley, is... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
The BFG reviewed: Spielberg and Roald Dahl make a phizz-whizzing pairingWas the match between one of the greatest filmmakers of all time Steven Spielbe
The BFG reviewed: Spielberg and Roald Dahl make a phizz-whizzing pairing
Croydon Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Was the match between one of the greatest filmmakers of all time Steven Spielberg and the world’s number one storyteller Roald Dahl really going to be anything other than magical? Of course not. Dahl, who spent a decade growing up in Bexley, is... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
The BFG reviewed: Spielberg and Roald Dahl make a phizz-whizzing pairingWas the match between one of the greatest filmmakers of all time Steven Spielbe
The BFG reviewed: Spielberg and Roald Dahl make a phizz-whizzing pairing
Kingston Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
Was the match between one of the greatest filmmakers of all time Steven Spielberg and the world’s number one storyteller Roald Dahl really going to be anything other than magical? Of course not. Dahl, who spent a decade growing up in Bexley, is... Read more
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IGN
Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One SGift Card for $698 Huge savings here! $600 has been knocked off the normal pri
Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S
IGN / Posted 6 days ago
Gift Card for $698 Huge savings here! $600 has been knocked off the normal price. Maybe today's the day to upgrade to 4K? Fantastic Mr. Fox for $5 Wes Anderson's whimsical trip into the world of stop-motion animation can now be yours forever for... Read more
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IGN
Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S, Monopoly's 80th Anniversary EditionGift Card for $698 Huge savings here! $600 has been knocked off the normal pri
Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S, Monopoly's 80th Anniversary Edition
IGN / Posted 6 days ago
Gift Card for $698 Huge savings here! $600 has been knocked off the normal price. Maybe today's the day to upgrade to 4K? Fantastic Mr. Fox for $5 Wes Anderson's whimsical trip into the world of stop-motion animation can now be yours forever for... Read more
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IGN
Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S, Monopoly's 80th Anniversary Editionto mark the milestone is now incredibly cheap to own, via Toys R Us. (It's $11
Gears of War 4 Limited Edition Xbox One S, Monopoly's 80th Anniversary Edition
IGN / Posted 8 days ago
to mark the milestone is now incredibly cheap to own, via Toys R Us. (It's $11 cheaper than Amazon's price right now.) Fantastic Mr. Fox for $5 Wes Anderson's whimsical trip into the world of stop-motion animation can now be yours forever for... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Rapid Round: Alexandre Desplat Names Favorite Director, Predicts Beatles' Place in Historyand he previously composed the scores for DreamWorks Animation’s Rise of the Gu
Rapid Round: Alexandre Desplat Names Favorite Director, Predicts Beatles' Place in History
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
and he previously composed the scores for DreamWorks Animation’s Rise of the Guardians and Wes Anderson’s stop-motion Fantastic Mr. Fox. A native of France who lives in the Montparnasse section of Paris, Desplat, 54, spoke to to THR about... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Rapid Round: Composer Alexandre Desplat Names His Favorite Director, Predicts The Beatles' Place in History and Explains What's "Become the Poison of Film Music"and he previously composed the scores for DreamWorks Animation’s Rise of the Gu
Rapid Round: Composer Alexandre Desplat Names His Favorite Director, Predicts The Beatles' Place in History and Explains What's "Become the Poison of Film Music"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
and he previously composed the scores for DreamWorks Animation’s Rise of the Guardians and Wes Anderson’s stop-motion Fantastic Mr. Fox. A native of France who lives in the Montparnasse section of Paris, Desplat, 54, spoke to to THR about... Read more
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FOX Business
Disney Drops Another Box Office Bomb With The BFGawareness of Dahl's original book sent many viewers to Dory instead. Moreover,
Disney Drops Another Box Office Bomb With The BFG
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
awareness of Dahl's original book sent many viewers to Dory instead. Moreover, other adaptations of Roald Dahl books, like Fantastic Mr. Fox, James and the Giant Peach, The Witches, and Matilda were all critically acclaimed but bombed at the box... Read more
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FOX Business
Disney Drops Another Box Office Bomb With The BFGawareness of Dahl's original book sent many viewers to Dory instead. Moreover,
Disney Drops Another Box Office Bomb With The BFG
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
awareness of Dahl's original book sent many viewers to Dory instead. Moreover, other adaptations of Roald Dahl books, like Fantastic Mr. Fox, James and the Giant Peach, The Witches, and Matilda were all critically acclaimed but bombed at the box... Read more
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The New Statesman
Chocolate flakes and paperweights: the mesmerizing voice of Roald DahlSeptember 2016 being the centenary of his birth, one hears a lot of Roald Dahl
Chocolate flakes and paperweights: the mesmerizing voice of Roald Dahl
The New Statesman / Posted 16 days ago
September 2016 being the centenary of his birth, one hears a lot of Roald Dahl on the radio this summer. Not just his work, but himself. An edition of Archive on 4 (2 July, 8pm) used extracts from interviews with him, including a sweet tour of his... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The BFGThere have been numerous memorable adaptations of Roald Dahl books, from Wes An
The BFG
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
There have been numerous memorable adaptations of Roald Dahl books, from Wes Anderson's brilliant stop-motion animation Fantastic Mr Fox to Tim Burton's excessively art-directed Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Now comes Steven Spielberg's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Storybook cinema: 15 best movies adapted from children’s booksRoeg (The Witches), the film adaptations of his children's fiction tend to turn
Storybook cinema: 15 best movies adapted from children’s books
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Roeg (The Witches), the film adaptations of his children's fiction tend to turn out quite nicely. In fact, two of them -- Fantastic Mr. Fox and James and the Giant Peach -- belong on anyone's short list of truly excellent big-screen... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Storybook cinemaRoeg (The Witches), the film adaptations of his children's fiction tend to turn
Storybook cinema
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Roeg (The Witches), the film adaptations of his children's fiction tend to turn out quite nicely. In fact, two of them -- Fantastic Mr. Fox and James and the Giant Peach -- belong on anyone's short list of truly excellent big-screen... Read more
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TribLIVE
Where did Spielberg’s flopping ‘The BFG’ go wrong?Dahl tales have been rendered beautifully in stop-motion animation in the past
Where did Spielberg’s flopping ‘The BFG’ go wrong?
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
Dahl tales have been rendered beautifully in stop-motion animation in the past — “James and the Giant Peach” and “Fantastic Mr. Fox” are standouts — but that technology tends to run at a fraction of the cost of motion-capture... Read more
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/Film
'The BFG' Bombs: Has The Steven Spielberg Brand Become Diluted?Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Dahl’s quirky stories typically do
'The BFG' Bombs: Has The Steven Spielberg Brand Become Diluted?
/Film / Posted 18 days ago
Burton’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Dahl’s quirky stories typically don’t attract U.S. audiences to the cinema. Fantastic Mr. Fox, James and the Giant Peach, The Witchesand Matilda were all acclaimed by critics but none of the films... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
As 'Finding Dory' soars for the holiday, where did the flopping 'The BFG' go wrong?Dahl tales have been rendered beautifully in stop-motion animation in the past
As 'Finding Dory' soars for the holiday, where did the flopping 'The BFG' go wrong?
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Dahl tales have been rendered beautifully in stop-motion animation in the past -- "James and the Giant Peach" and "Fantastic Mr. Fox" are standouts -- but that technology tends to run at a fraction of the cost of motion-capture... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Chigwell School pupils take to the stage in beloved Fantastic Mr Fox comedy Pupils at Chigwell School put on three public performances of Fantastic Mr Fo
Chigwell School pupils take to the stage in beloved Fantastic Mr Fox comedy
Ilford Recorder / Posted 20 days ago
Pupils at Chigwell School put on three public performances of Fantastic Mr Fox Young performers showed off their talents while delighting audiences with a stage production... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Spielberg's 'The BFG' meanders its way through Dahl's magical and macabre world of giantsauthor Roald Dahl’s novels to the big screen. Films such as 2005’s “Charlie and
Spielberg's 'The BFG' meanders its way through Dahl's magical and macabre world of giants
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 21 days ago
author Roald Dahl’s novels to the big screen. Films such as 2005’s “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” and 2009’s “Fantastic Mr. Fox.” matched Dahl’s style to the unique voices of directors such as Tim Burton and Wes Anderson, respectively... Read more
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Al.com
What movie should you see this weekend between 'The BFG,' 'Purge: Election Year' and 'Tarzan'?a national holiday. We welcome his return to fantasy and fully expect him to de
What movie should you see this weekend between 'The BFG,' 'Purge: Election Year' and 'Tarzan'?
Al.com / Posted 22 days ago
a national holiday. We welcome his return to fantasy and fully expect him to deliver yet another terrific Roald Dahl adaptation in the tradition of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory," "Fantastic Mr. Fox," "Matilda" and "The Witches." (D... Read more
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The Seattle Times
‘The BFG’ a magical take on Roald Dahl’s classic tall talefunny books for children. (Also among them: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,
‘The BFG’ a magical take on Roald Dahl’s classic tall tale
The Seattle Times / Posted 23 days ago
funny books for children. (Also among them: “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” “James and the Giant Peach,” “Matilda,” “Fantastic Mr. Fox,” and if you didn’t grow up with at least a couple of these, you missed something.) “The BFG” was... Read more
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Variety
From ‘The BFG’ to ‘Matilda’: How 5 Roald Dahl Books Landed on the Big Screensuch titles to the big screen as the 2005 Tim Burton remake of “Charlie and the
From ‘The BFG’ to ‘Matilda’: How 5 Roald Dahl Books Landed on the Big Screen
Variety / Posted 23 days ago
such titles to the big screen as the 2005 Tim Burton remake of “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory,” Wes Anderson’s “The Fantastic Mr. Fox” and Steven Spielberg’s “The BFG,” which opens this weekend. In a lengthy interview, Siegel shared stories... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
The Bigger They Are …to whose memory the film is dedicated. Compared to films like Henry Selick’s Ja
The Bigger They Are …
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
to whose memory the film is dedicated. Compared to films like Henry Selick’s James and the Giant Peach and Wes Anderson’s Fantastic Mr. Fox that got the essence of Dahl right, The BFG comes off as a sadly inadequate flight of fancy from... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Hollywood's 15 all-time best movies based on kids' booksI see it, two of them belong on anyone's short list of truly excellent big-scre
Hollywood's 15 all-time best movies based on kids' books
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 24 days ago
I see it, two of them belong on anyone's short list of truly excellent big-screen interpretations of kid-lit classics. “Fantastic Mr. Fox” and “James and the Giant Peach” make my cut here among the 15 best of all time. There are talking animal... Read more
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The Age
The BFG review: Steven Spielberg glosses over Roald Dahl's dark side to deliver fairytale magicIn Disney's fantasy-adventure The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg and based o
The BFG review: Steven Spielberg glosses over Roald Dahl's dark side to deliver fairytale magic
The Age / Posted 24 days ago
In Disney's fantasy-adventure The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg and based on Roald Dahl's beloved classic, precocious 10-year-old Sophie (Ruby Barnhill) befriends the BFG (Mark Rylance). (PG) General release (118 minutes) The prospect of Steven... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The BFG review: Steven Spielberg glosses over Roald Dahl's dark side to deliver fairytale magicIn Disney's fantasy-adventure The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg and based o
The BFG review: Steven Spielberg glosses over Roald Dahl's dark side to deliver fairytale magic
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 24 days ago
In Disney's fantasy-adventure The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg and based on Roald Dahl's beloved classic, precocious 10-year-old Sophie (Ruby Barnhill) befriends the BFG (Mark Rylance). (PG) General release (118 minutes) The prospect of Steven... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
“The BFG” (Big Friendly Giant) opens Friday in theaters, and it’s just the latestinto films (usually more than once), and in some cases, Broadway musicals: v “
“The BFG” (Big Friendly Giant) opens Friday in theaters, and it’s just the latest
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 24 days ago
into films (usually more than once), and in some cases, Broadway musicals: v “James and the Giant Peach”: 1961 v “The Fantastic Mr. Fox”: 1970 v “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”: 1965 v “Danny, the Champion of the World”: 1975, the book... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tricky task translating Dahl to filmaction from England to the States, DeVito stuck quite close to the original. I
Tricky task translating Dahl to film
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
action from England to the States, DeVito stuck quite close to the original. If you have your own crazy idea, go with it Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009) Plot in a sentence: An impish fox has to recruit help after his chicken-thieving makes his family... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Be prepared for giant-sized funIn Disney's fantasy-adventure The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg and based o
Be prepared for giant-sized fun
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
In Disney's fantasy-adventure The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg and based on Roald Dahl's beloved classic, a precocious 10-year old named Sophie (Ruby Barnhill) befriends the BFG (Big Friendly Giant). Political correctness has jumped the shark... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Be prepared for giant-sized funPolitical correctness has jumped the shark when the manglish spoken by Roald Da
Be prepared for giant-sized fun
The Courier Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Political correctness has jumped the shark when the manglish spoken by Roald Dahl’s BFG is reinterpreted as an embarrassing speech defect. The giant at the heart of this children’s classic is meant to be gentle, but director Steven Spielberg... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
In Glaswegian and Gobblefunk - youngsters are told to pick up a bookYOUNG readers will be transported to gloriumptious new worlds this summer as th
In Glaswegian and Gobblefunk - youngsters are told to pick up a book
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
YOUNG readers will be transported to gloriumptious new worlds this summer as the Roald Dahl-themed reading challenge takes over Glasgow's libraries. Summer Reading Challenge – The Big Friendly Read - will phizz-whizz around the city to encourage... Read more

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