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Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory(1971)

Also Known As: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory |

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Brief Synopsis

A boy wins a tour of a famous, and deadly, chocolate factory.

Cast & Crew

Mel Stuart Director
Gene Wilder Willy Wonka
Jack Albertson Grandpa Joe
Peter Ostrum Charlie [Bucket]
Roy Kinnear Mr. [Henry] Salt
Julie Dawn Cole Veruca Salt
Leonard Stone Mr. Beauregarde
Denise Nickerson Violet Beauregarde
Dodo Denney Mrs. Teevee
Paris Themmen Mike Teevee
Ursula Reit Mrs. Gloop
Michael Bollner Augustus Gloop
Diana Sowle Mrs. Bucket

Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  G Premiere Info:  New York opening: 30 Jun 1971
Release Date:  1971 Production Date:  AFI-DVD*; AFI Library VHS; EB
AFI DVD made from LL's own commercial VHS
Color/B&W:  Color (Technicolor) Distributions Co:  Paramount Pictures Corp.
Sound:  Mono (Westrex Recording System) Production Co:  Wolper Pictures, Ltd., Quaker Oats Company
Duration(mins):  98 or 100 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • So shines a good deed....

    James watkin 2017-05-26

    Scrumdidilyumptious! Stuff and nonsense? Pure imagination and a pure delight. With the wizard of oz the perfect double feature. That's gene wilder... MORE>

  • Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-08-12

    This adaptation of Roald Dahl's story is an entertaining cavalcade for the eyes, ears & mind. Wilder is effective in a role he was born to play,... MORE>


    Brittney 2010-07-30

    Gene Wilder scared me as a child w/ the tunnel scene and still to this day I laugh at myself. This film made me ask Santa for a Willy Wonka factory of my... MORE>