Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Special Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 1971
Director: Mel Stuart
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 085392-229123
Running time: 1:40 (100 Min.)
Casetype: Snapper
Format: NTSC, 1.85:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: November 13, 2001
Collection type: Owned (#1483)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 15, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 8 / 10
Review (video): 8 / 10
Overview
The one-and-only Willy Wonka "makes the world taste good" for a whole new generation in this magical family classic sparkling with brilliantly restored picture and sound! Also included is the all-new documentary "Pure Imagination", featuring interviews with Gene Wilder and the Wonka kids and revealing production secrets from the movie!

When they find prized Golden Tickets inside their Wonka candy bars, five lucky children win a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the legendary candy factory run by the mysterious Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder). Now, on a whirlwind tour of Willy's incredible, edible realm of milk chocolate waterfalls, elfish Oompa-Loompas and industrial-sized sugar-coated creations, one very special boy will discover the sweetest secret of all: a generous, loving heart.
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Misc.
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Genres
Family
Comedy
Musical
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Warner Bros. Pictures
 • Wolper Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Warner Home Video
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
French  Dolby Digital Mono
Spanish  Dolby Digital Mono
Portuguese  Dolby Digital Mono
Commentary  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
English
French
Portuguese
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Commentary
 • Gallery
 • Production Notes/Bios
 • Music Videos
 • Closed Captioned
 • Sing-Along Songs
Crew
Direction
Mel Stuart....Director
Writing
Roald Dahl....Screenwriter
Roald Dahl....Original Material By
Production
Stan Margulies....Producer
David L. Wolper....Producer
Cinematography
Arthur Ibbetson....Director of Photography
Film Editing
David Saxon....Film Editor
Music
Walter Scharf....Composer
Leslie Bricusse....Composer
Anthony Newley....Composer
Leslie Bricusse....Song Writer
Anthony Newley....Song Writer
Sound
Charles L. Campbell....Sound Editor
Karsten Ullrich....Sound
Dick Portman....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
Harper Goff....Art Director
Helen Colvig....Costume Designer
Logan R. Frazee....Visual Effects
Raimund Stangl....Make-up Artist
Cast
Gene Wilder....Willy Wonka
Jack Albertson....Grandpa Joe
Peter Ostrum....Charlie
Roy Kinnear....Mr. 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
Aubrey Woods....Bill
David Battley....Mr. Turkentine
Gunter Meisner....Mr. Slugworth
Peter Capell....The Tinker
Werner Heyking....Mr. Jopeck
Peter Stuart....Winkelmann
Dora Altmann....Grandma Georgina (uncredited)
Rudy Borgstaller....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Tim Brooke-Taylor....Computer Operator (uncredited)
George Claydon....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Pat Coombs....Henrietta Salt (uncredited)
Frank Delfino....Bit Part (uncredited)
Malcolm Dixon....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Stephen Dunne....Stanley Kael, Second Newscaster (uncredited)
Rusty Goffe....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Shin Hamano....Japanese Candy Store Owner (uncredited)
Ismed Hassan....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Franziska Liebing....Grandma Josephine (uncredited)
Gloria Manon....Mrs. Cruthers (uncredited)
Norman McGlen....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Angelo Muscat....Oompa-Loompa (uncredited)
Ed Peck....FBI Agent (uncredited)
Pepe Poupee....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Marcus Powell....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Clete Roberts....First Newscaster (uncredited)
Bob Roe....Peter Goff (uncredited)
Albert Wilkinson....Oompa Loompa (uncredited)
Ernst Ziegler....Grandpa George (uncredited)