Quotations from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is a family fantasy musical film about a chocolate factory that offers golden tickets hidden in chocolate bars as a way to enter the giant factory. The movie follows the life of Charlie Bucket as he tries to find the golden ticket and his eventual entry into the plant. It shows all the wonderful creatures and things it has to offer. Directed by Mel Stuart. Starring Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, and Peter Ostrum. Based on the novel "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" by Roald Dahl.
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Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory received mostly positive reviews upon its release. Despite this, the film was considered a financial failure at the box office. Luckily, the movie has since been aired on television around the world with many DVD sales. The film was nominated for the Oscar award for Best Original Score. The film is considered a favorite amongst many children from many countries around the world. Continue reading for some quotes from Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory.
Charlie Bucket: [to Grandpa Joe, after opening the Wonka bar] You know... I'll bet those Golden Tickets make the chocolate taste terrible.
Mr. Salt: What is this, Wonka? Some kind of funhouse?
Willy Wonka: Why? Having fun?
Mrs. Gloop: What a disgusting, dirty river!
Mr. Salt: Industrial waste, that. You've ruined your watershed Wonka: it's polluted.
Willy Wonka: It's chocolate.
Veruca Salt: That's chocolate?
Charlie Bucket: That's chocolate!
Mr. Salt: You sure this thing'll float, eh Wonka?
Willy Wonka: With your buoyancy, sir, rest assured.
Oompa Loompas: [singing] Oompa Loompa doopadee do/I've got another puzzle for you/Oompa loompa doopadee dee/If you are wise you'll listen to me/Gum chewing's fine when it's once in a while/It stops you from smoking and brightens your smile/But it's repulsive, revoulting, and wrong/chewing and chewing all day long/The way that a cow does/Oompa Loompa doopadee dah/Given good manners, you will go far/You will live in happiness too/Like the Oompa Loompa doopadee doo.
Veruca Salt: I want to go in! Don't you dare stop me!
Mr. Salt: I'm only trying to help you, sweetheart.
Veruca Salt: Give me that pen!
[Veruca grabs the pen from Violet]
Veruca Salt: You're always making things difficult.
Grandpa Joe: But this roof is made of glass, it'll shatter into a thousand pieces. We-We'll be cut to ribbons!
Willy Wonka: Probably.
Willy Wonka: And almost everything you'll see is eatable, edible. I mean, you can eat almost everything.
Violet Beauregarde: [while digging in a nostril] Spitting's a dirty habit.
Willy Wonka: I know a worse one.
Willy Wonka: So who can I trust to run the factory when I leave and take care of the Oompa Loopa's for me? Not a grown up. A grown up would want to do everything his own way, not mine. So that's why I decided a long time ago that I had to find a child. A very honest, loving child, to whom I could tell all my most precious candy making secrets.
Charlie Bucket: So that's why you sent out the golden tickets!
Willy Wonka: That's right. So the factory is yours, Charlie. You can move in immediately.
Grandpa Joe: And me?
Willy Wonka: Absolutely.
Charlie Bucket: But what happens to the rest...?
Willy Wonka: The whole family. I want you to bring them all.
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