Roald Dahl

If you’re a fan of vermicious knids, grunchers, and Oompa-Loompas, this is the BrainPOP UK movie for you! In it, Tim and Moby introduce you to the world of Roald Dahl, one of the most widely-read and beloved children’s authors of all time. In this educational, animated movie, you’ll learn about Dahl’s childhood in England, his difficulty at boarding schools, and his heroic service in World War II. You’ll also find out how Dahl began his writing career, and how he transformed himself from an author of adult fiction to a master storyteller for children. Tim and Moby give you an outline of several of Dahl’s classics, including James and the Giant Peach and Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, and explain how Dahl’s legacy has continued even after his death. So check out this scrumdiddlyumptious movie!

Related movies: Lord of the Flies, J. R. R. Tolkien, Chocolate, Agatha Christie

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Roald Dahl