The BFG (2016)

PG  |   |  Adventure, Family, Fantasy

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An orphan little girl befriends a benevolent giant who takes her to Giant Country, where they attempt to stop the man-eating giants that are invading the human world.




  • Mark Rylance in The BFG (2016)
  • Mark Rylance in The BFG (2016)
  • Ruby Barnhill in The BFG (2016)
  • Mark Rylance in The BFG (2016)
  • Kristen Schaal at an event for The BFG (2016)
  • Ruby Barnhill in The BFG (2016)

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According to Weta Digital's Joe Letteri, whose relationship with director Steven Spielberg dates back to Jurassic Park (1993) when he worked as a computer graphics artist, "We wanted to allow Steven to be able to work as Steven, to utilize all the elements he brings to the process: his creative ... ...


Sophie: Why did you take me?
The BFG: Because I hears your lonely heart, in all the secret whisperings of the world.


All of the Queen's equerries, assistants and servants address her as "ma'am" which rhymes with farm. However, it is well known that the real Queen Elizabeth II hates this and prefers being called "m'am" which rhymes with jam. As close aides to the Queen, they should really know this. Funnily enough the only person who gets it right is Sophie, who could be forgiven for getting it wrong.

Crazy Credits

"For our Melissa."


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Adventure | Family | Fantasy


Release Date:

1 July 2016



Country of Origin

USA, India

Box Office


$140,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$19,584,969 (USA) (3 July 2016)


$55,483,770 (USA)

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