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13 Movies Like Matilda the Musical Your Family Will Want To Watch On Repeat

There are plenty of magical and melodic options for your queue.

Written by Kelly Schremph
Emma Thompson as Agatha Trunchbull and Alisha Weir as Matilda in Roald Dahl's 'Matilda the Musical.'...
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Every kid wants to believe in magic. Not only that, they want to believe they are capable of magic. It's what makes the story of Matilda Wormwood such a captivating tale — one reimagined in the 2022 adaptation Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical, which hit Netflix on Dec. 25.

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It's sure to become a must-see for many families! But if you find yourself craving similar content to what this musical comedy about a magical young girl offers, here are a few other suggestions.

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