Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory

Movie review by Ed Grant, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Pure, sweet imagination for both kids and adults.

G 1971 98 minutes

Parents say

age 7+

Based on 35 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 113 reviews

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age 8+

The Chocolate Factory is closed

I wanted and was excited to see this, but I realized this was a piece of garbage! No fun, just kids, Willy Wonka, and chocolate! Nothing fun, just all weird and crazy. Very disappointing.
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age 13+

Disturbing and Traumatizing for children under 13.

"Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" shows a disturbing scene in which a boat is going through a tunnel and violent images are shown on the sides. Another scene shows a girls belly inflating until she is almost spherical as several men sing creepily as they roll her through the room as if they are mocking her. The character of Willy Wonka has the persona of a child predator. This movie should be rated PG or PG13.

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Too much violence
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