Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Midnite weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!
Director: Mel Stuart Run Time: 99 min. Format: DCP Rating: G
Release Year: 1971
Starring: Denise Nickerson, Gene Wilder, Günter Meisner, Jack Albertson, Julie Dawn Cole, Leonard Stone, Nora Denney, Paris Themmen, Peter Ostrum, Roy Kinnear
This wild, imaginative adaptation of Roald Dahl’s essential novel remains a childhood classic to this day. Even with its beautiful design and unforgettable scenes, Mel Stuart’s feature length version of belongs to Gene Wilder and his amazing performance as a half-mad candy man on the hunt for a successor to his empire (spoiler alert?). Come relive childhood wonderment (or nightmares, in some cases).
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