The World of Roald Dahl Is Coming to Netflix

When you hear titles like Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Matilda, James and the Giant Peach, Fantastic Mr. Fox, or The BFG, you think of big Hollywood adaptations of Roald Dahl’s literary works. Soon though, you may just think of your Netflix account. Read More >>

Robert Zemeckis May Team Up With Guillermo del Toro to Remake Roald Dahl’s The Witches

Some of the best filmmakers alive have adapted the works of legendary author Roald Dahl, including Steven Spielberg, Tim Burton, and Wes Anderson. Now, three others are joining the list with one movie: Robert Zemeckis, Guillermo del Toro, and Alfonso Cuaron. Read More >>

The 5 Best Roald Dahl Books of All Time

Today's National Roald Dahl Day (how cool would it be to have your own national day?) and to celebrate, we're looking at the author's five best, most phizz-whizzing books of all time. Read More >>

11 Things You Might Not Know About Roald Dahl

Roald Dahl was born exactly 100 years ago, on September 13th, 1916. In celebration of this anniversary, the world is alight with Roald Dahl Day celebrations. The man behind such classics as The BFG, Matilda, Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, James And the Giant Peach (to name a few!) led a very interesting and varied life: fighter pilot, spy, author to helping advance neuroscience and inspiring horror films – perfect for a factmodo trivia round-up, then. Read More >>

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Reissued with Lolita-esque Adult Cover

The classic book about the perils of eating too many Mars bars and being a pushy dad is about to be re-released in the Penguin Modern Classics series, with a new cover image to supposedly appeal to the adult market. As long as you don't mind looking like a paedo reading it on the bus. Read More >>