History Trivia / CharlieAndTheChocolateFactory

16th Oct '16 9:34:35 PM NWolfman
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** One of Tim Burton's first vetoes when he was hired as director was the possibility of killing off Charlie's father. The studio suggested portraying Wonka as one to Charlie, to which Burton replied, flabbergasted, "Willy Wonka is ''not'' a father figure!"
10th Oct '16 1:50:56 AM LtFedora
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* OneBookAuthor: This is the only acting credit for Julia Winter (Veruca).
4th Oct '16 8:56:17 PM Green_lantern40
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Until 2014 (when it was picked up by the Creator/{{HBO}} networks), this was a favorite of [[{{Creator/ABCFamily Freeform}}]]'s weekend/Christmas-season movie lineups, often presented as a double feature with the 1971 version, which still qualifies for this trope.
* CreatorBacklash: Of a sort. Gene Wilder says that, while he likes Creator/TimBurton, he doesn't care much for this adaptation.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Until 2014 (when it was picked up by the Creator/{{HBO}} networks), this was a favorite of [[{{Creator/ABCFamily Freeform}}]]'s Creator/ABCFamily's weekend/Christmas-season movie lineups, often presented as a double feature with the 1971 version, which still qualifies for this trope.
trope (even after the network's name change to "Freeform").
* CreatorBacklash: Of a sort. Gene Wilder says said that, while he likes Creator/TimBurton, liked Creator/TimBurton and Creator/JohnnyDepp, he doesn't didn't care much for this adaptation.
13th Sep '16 7:48:14 PM KoopaKid17
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* AdaptationOverdosed: In addition to the two films, the opera, the West End musical, and quite a few audiobook versions, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_and_the_chocolate_factory#Adaptations there's]]:

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* AdaptationOverdosed: In addition to the two films, the opera, the West End musical, musical (which is coming to Broadway in 2017), and quite a few audiobook versions, [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charlie_and_the_chocolate_factory#Adaptations there's]]:
13th Sep '16 1:34:25 AM HarryLovesHermione
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* ProductionPosse: Creator/JohnnyDepp and Creator/TimBurton.
** Creator/HelenaBonhamCarter turns up, too, and in a non-visible capacity Tim brought along [[Music/DannyElfman an old friend to compose the score]]...and [[CrowningMomentofAwesome do the singing voices of the Oompa-Loompas]].

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* ProductionPosse: Creator/JohnnyDepp It's a Creator/TimBurton movie, so no surprise Creator/JohnnyDepp, Creator/HelenaBonhamCarter, and Creator/TimBurton.
** Creator/HelenaBonhamCarter turns up, too, and in a non-visible capacity Tim brought
Music/DannyElfman are along [[Music/DannyElfman an old friend to compose for the score]]...and [[CrowningMomentofAwesome do the singing voices of the Oompa-Loompas]].ride.
10th Sep '16 3:28:34 PM KoopaKid17
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* TooSoon: Many critics while the film was in production likened Johnny Depp's performance as Wonka to Michael Jackson. Unfortunately, the comparisons happened to be made during Michael Jackson's highly publicized child molestation trial in which he was acquitted weeks before the film's release.
4th Sep '16 2:34:43 AM goldenroad
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* InMemoriam: Creator/ABCFamily ran it in 2012 to pay tribute to David Kelly (Grandpa Joe). Same thing when Christopher Lee (Dr. Wilbur Wonka) passed away in 2015.

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* InMemoriam: Creator/ABCFamily Freeform ran it in 2012 to pay tribute to David Kelly (Grandpa Joe). Same thing when Christopher Lee (Dr. Wilbur Wonka) passed away in 2015.
4th Sep '16 2:34:02 AM goldenroad
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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Until 2014 (when it was picked up by the Creator/{{HBO}} networks), this was a favorite of Creator/ABCFamily's weekend/Christmas-season movie lineups, often presented as a double feature with the 1971 version, which still qualifies for this trope.

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* AdoredByTheNetwork: Until 2014 (when it was picked up by the Creator/{{HBO}} networks), this was a favorite of Creator/ABCFamily's [[{{Creator/ABCFamily Freeform}}]]'s weekend/Christmas-season movie lineups, often presented as a double feature with the 1971 version, which still qualifies for this trope.
30th Jul '16 1:11:25 PM nombretomado
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** Creator/HelenaBonhamCarter turns up, too, and in a non-visible capacity Tim brought along [[DannyElfman an old friend to compose the score]]...and [[CrowningMomentofAwesome do the singing voices of the Oompa-Loompas]].

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** Creator/HelenaBonhamCarter turns up, too, and in a non-visible capacity Tim brought along [[DannyElfman [[Music/DannyElfman an old friend to compose the score]]...and [[CrowningMomentofAwesome do the singing voices of the Oompa-Loompas]].
22nd Jul '16 8:13:16 PM TheNohrianDarkKnight
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* FakeAmerican: British actor Adam Godley as the American Mr. Teevee (Mike's dad).
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