When it comes to getting kids to read, comics are books, too!
Thirty-five years ago today, June 8, 1968, the Rolling Stones released "Jumpin' Jack Flash".
A simple ass whipping will hurt your pride a little, which is the point, but will not produce all the drama and trauma of calling in the cops.
Daily Variety reports that the (Dahl) estate gave the final go-ahead after learning the studio's choice of director. Burton, whose eccentric creative vision dovetails with Dahl's, also produced 1996's version of the author's James and the Giant Peach.
Her son came home from school with (grab your smelling salts) a Bible!