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4,550 Ratings

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Directed by Tim Burton
United Kingdom, United States, 2005
Comedy, Fantasy


Tim Burton brings his vividly imaginative style to the beloved Roald Dahl classic Charlie and the Chocolate Factory about a young poor boy who wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world’s most unusual chocolatier.

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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Directed by Tim Burton

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

2006 | Nominee: Best Achievement in Costume Design

Critics reviews

Tim Burton finally fulfills the promise of Beetlejuice (1988) with this imaginative masterpiece, adapted from the 1964 children’s book by Roald Dahl but characterized by Burton’s special feeling for color, architecture, and nightmarish dislocation… There’s a streak of moralism, but it never becomes as sticky as the candy because the invention never flags.
July 08, 2005
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