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When eccentric candy man Willy Wonka promises a lifetime supply of sweets and a tour of his chocolate factory to five lucky kids, penniless Charlie Bucket seeks the golden ticket that will make him a winner.

MPAA Rating G

Status Released

Release Date 1971-06-29

Runtime 100 minutes

Budget $3m

Revenue $4m


TMDB 7.5


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tya_smith shared a tip "I love this movie so much; I recommend watch this movie"

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heather_stevens shared a tip "Classic, fantastical, nostalgic movie, that is trippy like ‘The Wizard Of Oz’."

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "It's one of those movies I watched when I was a kid, and it's one I still come back to!"

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elizabeth_sanders_5655 shared a tip "I seen this movie a lot as a kid and several times as and adult and it never get old. Love it"

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amy_santi shared a tip "There Is Something About The Orginal With Its Vintage Vines And Retro Design Of That Area That Makes It All The More Magical"

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holley_rilko shared a tip "A classic."

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joe_scott_9791 shared a tip "Gene Wilder - maybe the perfect role for a great actor"

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dorian_adams shared a tip "This takes me back to watching it as a kid and something still magical about it."

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jrm shared a tip "9/10. Unique children's story, appreciated by adults."

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emily_heisler shared a tip "Magical"

logan_payne shared a tip "A classic, original tale of why it pays to be humble."

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itsveganyo shared a tip "My fave!!! A classic well worth the watch if you haven’t already!"

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otters shared a tip "hey now, they are both good in their own way."

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michelle_fisher_2110 shared a tip "Yummy, weird, adventurous and fun"

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rachel_green shared a tip "Great movie for adults and kids alike. My 7 yr old loved it."

ocean_babin shared a tip "So trippy! And a little scary for some children. But Gene Wilder steals the show from Charlie."

sally_huntley shared a tip "I LOVE this movie! It captures Roald Dahl's amazing book perfectly!"

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william_ryals shared a tip "just for the boat scene"

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carolyn_diane_grigs shared a tip "Original is best"

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cgracepat shared a tip "No I have not"

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zack_henderson shared a tip "I had a VHS of this movie at my grandparents’ house and I watched it all the time! Great movie!"

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diane_orange shared a tip "Gene Wilder, plays the best Willy Wonka."

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ixchelle_allen shared a tip "This version is way better than the Johnny Depp version. #oldschool"

natalie_rielly shared a tip "One of the funniest movies ive watched"

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jared_miller_9378 shared a tip "Fantastic version the only version you should watch"

blaze87 shared a tip "It was strange and about candy"

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ceemac1806 shared a tip "This is a classic."

melissa_6949 shared a tip "Classic! All time favorite!"

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alicea_porterfield shared a tip "One of my absolute favorite films. A+ music"

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edna_alliett-haddock shared a tip "My favourite children's movie. My parent's had to spend hours of their life watching this when I was little."

carol_michelle_thomas shared a tip "Movie I quote daily."

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worms4brains shared a tip "I still have my VHS of this movie despite not having a working tape player"

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jessica_s._5652 shared a tip "This is my all time favorite movie. I know all the lines and all the scenes. I could probably recreate the whole thing!"

susie_jackman shared a tip "Hmm probably the pure imagination part."

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bridget_walker_422 shared a tip "Good my childhood"

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kirichan_ovo shared a tip "dont let your kids watch this, it really will give them nightmares"

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angel_cloud shared a tip "Veruka"

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andrea_hodgson_7854 shared a tip "Best friend movie"

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bella_napoliello shared a tip "Great Family movie!!"

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eggsalad shared a tip "I really love the boat scene, it’s incredibly weird. But really I just love Gene Wilder, and all the wordplay in the script."

kimberly_kopke shared a tip "Love love love this!!! #blueberry"

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seth_gillaspy shared a tip "Turn this movie on to feel all warm and gummy inside and then trip ur balls off during the river boat part and enjoy the bangers"

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kpopandbooklvr1 shared a tip "I actually have this on DVD (old school I know) but Gene is an amazing actor. The whole movie is amazing!"

meredith_roth shared a tip "Classic must see."

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miss._m shared a tip "One of my all time favs, great for kids and teaching that money isn’t everything especially when building character"

emma_lerg shared a tip "One of my favorite movies. It is soooo cool that it comes in movie and book. We actually just watched this the other day!!"

k_b_5427 shared a tip "I like it but it’s horrifying"

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katina_wyder shared a tip "Wonderful family movie."

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cait_hutchinson shared a tip "CLASSIC!"

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Ama2127 shared a tip "Awesome movie for the whole family. Great music too."

brianna_murphy_1483 shared a tip "I haven’t read it yet! I’m sure I’ll get around to it"

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ella_asatori shared a tip "It was family friendly.It had a couple of funny scenes.I love candy so seeing this factory made me schocked and hungry."

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charlee_clark shared a tip "Its a really good movie"

david_broderick shared a tip "I love this classic movie well Johnny Depp did a better version I always enjoyed this one"

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lorelei_hepler shared a tip "So good. A classic"

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venkatesh_mohan shared a tip "Love this one though I should say I am partial to johnny depp so love charlie and the chocolate factory more"

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erica_kuka shared a tip "Best movie ever!"

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amanda_holmes shared a tip "Fun!! A little on the wonky side!! But that just makes it fun!"

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adam_bradley shared a tip "Either you like Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, or you're wrong. Sorry not sorry. #classics #musicals #family"

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tyler_hansen_2836 shared a tip "Much better than the remake! The song pure imagination"

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jeanie_sims shared a tip "Brought bk childhood memories"

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nathan_markel_5835 shared a tip "One of the best family films ever."

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abigail_flach shared a tip "The songs are annoying but everything else is amazing"

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ryan_mann_2193 shared a tip "Nothing beats the original, even the creepy parts."

dawn_fankhauser shared a tip "A classic. One of my favorites. Also a great movie to watch with your family."

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amanda_harders shared a tip "This is THE version to watch with kids. Skip the Johnny Depp version."

keith_spicer shared a tip "Classic!"

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diane_pinegar shared a tip "Original story that can't be beat."

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peter_gerregano shared a tip "Gene Wilder and #nostalgia"

kimberly_jeanne shared a tip "Wonderful, weird and Wilder. It’s a classic"

clifton_smith_5423 shared a tip "It’s quite dark, especially for a family movie. Gene Wilder is a kind of scary. It’s a strange movie."

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ellie300 shared a tip "True classic."

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jamie_marie_6186 shared a tip "It’s a classic! Great watch on a lazy Sunday afternoon. Make sure to have some sweet on hand!"

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alyssa_hall_1958 shared a tip "Out of both movies this one and the remake I love this one. I love the music."

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krystal_4636 shared a tip "Gene Wilder is fantastic as always."

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leah_moreschi shared a tip "Colorful and fun. Love the music and the characters."

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alison_w_5906 shared a tip "I love this movie!!"

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ecstasyleech shared a tip "Pure imagination."

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ada_hoops shared a tip "Wonderful Childhood Memories."

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natalie_helferty shared a tip "Classic take on the book. Candy!"

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ava_tuesday shared a tip "I really like toward the beginning the kids and their parents are all like running through candy land, that was cute."

killian_harvey shared a tip "All five kids got what they deserved"

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Eclectic_Writer shared a tip "I will always choose the original movie every time, it's a classic that I watch at least every couple of years."

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xna_nebblett shared a tip "Love the tunnel scene"

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