Arguably one of the coolest kids in movie history, Mathilda is 12 years-old when corrupt cops kills her family, forcing her to seek solace with hitman neighbour Leon.
But, for most of the movie, this frightened little girl acts like someone twice her age.
Sassy and hyper-confident, even in her blossoming sexuality, the Louise Brooks-esque-bobbed Mathilda served notice of an astounding new talent in Portman.
Tools designed to ensure computer code in smart cars does not crash has been inspired by hungry penguins.
The rounded sleeping capsules send guests drifting into ocean before arriving on desert island by morning.
Sitting on the saddle activates the part of the brain responsible for learning, a study has claimed.
Scientists are appealing for more people to donate their brains for research after they die.
Life on Earth may have arrived from Mars on an asteroid, scientists have claimed.
Lunar mission scheduled at the end of 2017 could find out if beer can be brewed on the moon.
A bottle used to teach children how far litter can travel ended up on Scottish beach after 8,700-mile journey.
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