Wonka Parent Guide A world of pure imagination. Release date December 15, 2023 THeaters: The magical story of how a young man with a dream became the greatest chocolate maker the world has ever known. Why is Wonka rated PG? The MPA rated Wonka PG for some violence, mild language and thematic elements. Run Time: 112 minutes Watch the trailer for Wonka News About "Wonka" Cast and Crew Wonka is directed by Paul King and stars Timothée Chalamet, Olivia Colman, Hugh Grant.