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INSIGHT: Love for Roald Dahl at 'BFG' premier

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I think the special thing about Roald Dahl is that it's naughty and irreverent and playful and rude, all the things that children are.>> He's a wonderful storyteller, and he understands the mind of a child, and he doesn't patronize his audience.>> It was my bedtime story when I was growing up, before it became a book.
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So, I was the guinea pig for the BFG. Everything that I had imagined in my own head was right there before me. And then when I got to see it, I actually cried for a long time afterwards cuz I felt liked I'd been with my dad for about two hours.
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It's done so beautifully and so well.