Willy Wonka and the chocolate factory [videorecording] / David L. Wolper presents a Wolper Production presentation and a Two Dog production ; producers, Stan Margulies, David Wolper ; screenplay writer, Roald Dahl ; director, Mel Stuart.
- ISBN: 0790762412 (Slipsleeve)
- Physical Description: 1 videocassette (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
- Edition: 30th anniversary ed.
- Publisher: [United States] : Warner Bros. Family Entertainment, , c1971.
|General Note:|| Originally produced as a motion picture in 1971.
Based on the book "Charlie and the chocolate factory" by Roald Dahl.
Special features: audio commentary with all the Wonka kids; documentary "Pure imagination"; sing-along Wonka songs; original theatrical featurette (30 min.).
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Director of photography, Arthur Ibbetson ; art director, Harper Goff ; editor, David Saxon ; lyrics and music, Leslie Bricusse, Anthony Newley ; costume designer, Helen Colvig.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Roy Kinnear, Julie Dawn Cole, Leonard Stone, Denise Nickerson, Dodo Denney, Paris Themmen, Peter Ostrum.
|Summary, etc.:|| Candy manufacturer Willy Wonka has a contest and hides five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. All five ticket winners get a free tour of the mysterious Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of Wonka candy. Four of the children are nasty brats who are punished by Willie Wonka with various diabolical, but funny, methods. Only Charlie, a likeable child, wins the heart of the manufacturer.
|Target Audience Note:|| MPAA rating: G.
|Additional Physical Form available Note:|| Also issued on DVD.
|System Details Note:|| VHS.
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