Roald Dahl

Steven Spielberg's The BFG - the first trailer

Simon Brew Trailer
Dec 9, 2015

Roald Dahl's The BFG comes to the screen next year, courtesy of Steven Spielberg. Here's the first trailer...

Roald Dahl's Esio Trot review

Pete Dillon-Trenchard Review
Jan 1, 2015

Richard Curtis brings Roald Dahl's Esio Trot to BBC One in an adaptation starring Dustin Hoffman and Judi Dench...

The best Christmas 2014 TV and radio

Louisa Mellor Feature
Dec 12, 2014

We’ve scanned the UK Christmas TV and radio schedules for the festive fortnight and circled a few programmes you may enjoy…

Release dates for Spielberg's new films confirmed

Simon Brew News
Jun 17, 2014

The BFG and Steven Spielberg's thus far untitled Cold War spy thriller now have release dates...

Steven Spielberg to direct The BFG

Glen Chapman News
Apr 28, 2014

Steven Spielberg is set to bring a new take on Roald Dahl's The BFG to the big screen...

Fascinating Disney animated films that never were

Mark Harrison Feature
Mar 5, 2014

For every animated movie that gets made, there are dozens more that never make it. Mark looks at some failed Disney projects...

Looking back at big screen Roald Dahl adaptations

Mark Harrison Feature
Mar 3, 2014

From James Bond to Willy Wonka, Matilda to The Witches, we chart the big screen work of Roald Dahl...

Sam Mendes' Charlie And The Chocolate Factory review

Simon Brew Review
Jun 28, 2013

Roald Dahl's Charlie And The Chocolate Factory has turned into a big West End musical, courtesy of Sam Mendes. Here's our review...

Looking back at The BFG

Louisa Mellor Feature
Sep 12, 2012

To celebrate The BFG’s 30th birthday, the 1989 Cosgrove Hall adaptation has been digitally restored and released on Blu-Ray…

Looking back at The Witches

Jeff Szpirglas News
Nov 30, 2010

Is it really 20 years since the Roald Dahl adaptation, The Witches, appeared? Yes. But it’s as worthy of your attention as ever, as Jeff explains…