Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (1971)

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Release Date
June 30th, 1971
Director
  • Mel Stuart
Writers
  • Roald Dahl
  • David Seltzer
Cast
  • Gene Wilder
  • Jack Albertson
  • Peter Ostrum
  • Roy Kinnear
  • Julie Dawn Cole
  • Leonard Stone

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Charlie Was Supposed to Be Black in Original Willy Wonka Book

Charlie Was Supposed to Be Black in Original Willy Wonka Book

Roald Dahl's widow reveals that the publishers of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory pressured him to change the race of young Charlie Bucket.

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Willy Wonka & Blazing Saddles Return to Theaters in Memory of Gene Wilder

Willy Wonka & Blazing Saddles Return to Theaters in Memory of Gene Wilder

Willy Wonka and Blazing Saddles will play in theaters throughout the country this Labor Day weekend to honor the passing of comedy icon Gene Wilder.

Ryan Scott

Watch the Willy Wonka Cast Reunite for 44th Anniversary

Watch the Willy Wonka Cast Reunite for 44th Anniversary

The Today Show brought back the original cast of the 1971 family classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.

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Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory Blu-ray Hits on November 16th

This 1971 classic starring Gene Wilder and Peter Ostrum finally debuts on 1080p.

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CHARLIE & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY casting underway

...a new scoop from a reader in Texas

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