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Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory

This musical production is a visual treat, telling the tale of an impoverished boy (Peter Ostrum) who wins a tour of Willy Wonka's (Gene Wilder) chocolate factory. But neither he, nor the other lucky contest contestants realize what a life altering expedition they have embarked upon. Get the movie review and more. »


Overall: A-
Violence: B-
Sexual Content: A
Language: A-
Drugs/Alcohol: A-
Run Time: 100
Theater Release: 29 Jul 1971
Video Release: 18 Oct 2011
MPAA Rating: G
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Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory is rated G:

Cast: Peter Ostrum, Gene Wilder, Paris Themmen, Mel Stuart, Michael Bollner
Studio: 1971 Warner Bros.

Detailed Review

Warner Brothers Studios treats families with its hugely popular sugar coated Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Based on Roald Dahlís novel Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, this musical confection… 
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Why Is Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory Rated G?

Overall: A- An impoverished boy wins a ticket to tour a chocolate factory where his… 
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The Oompa Loompas (little dwarf-like people who work in the chocolate factory) sing, “If the… 
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