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 34 reviews

Kids say

age 7+

Based on 107 reviews

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age 14+

Can be traumatizing to young children

It is a classic movie and has some wonderful parts, but parents should watch the unedited version of the canal ride and the events involving the children in the factory before showing it to young children.
age 14+

great companionship

charile and the other showed great friendship on the boat ride but it was still kind of scary

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