‘The BFG’ is a novel written by author Roald Dahl, who is responsible for some of your favorite books, including Charlie and The Chocolate Factory, Matilda, James and the Giant Peach, and Fantastic Mr. Fox. Now, Director Steven Spielberg is taking ‘The BFG’ to the big screen in a mix of live action with CGI.
In the film Sophie (Ruby Barnhill) is a young orphan who is not like the other children. She lays awake while the others dream. One night, a giant, the BFG (Mark Rylance) arrives at her window. Most giants are there to eat young boys and girls, but not this. BFG spends his life blowing dreams into bedrooms. BFG takes Sophie to Giant Country where humans aren’t allowed to go.
The BFG releases into theaters on July 1, 2016.