Source: Paramount Pictures
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is famous for simultaneously delighting children around the world with its depiction of a magical chocolate factory where anything can happen and traumatizing them with the callous disregard for human life and terrifying tunnels that exist there.
In the wake of Gene Wilder’s recent passing, the original Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory has experienced a resurgence in viewers, including people who loved it as children and children who are seeing it for the first time.
But did you know there are behind the scenes facts about the movie that are almost as unbelievable as the wild story they showed on screen? Join us as we unwrap some sugary cinema secrets about Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.