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Charlie Bucket (Character)
from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory -- Blu-Ray trailer for this classic fantasy film starring Gene Wilder
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Overview

Biography:
Charlie Bucket is a poor boy, who lives with his Mother... See more »
Alternate Names:
Charlie

Filmography

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  1. "Gilmore Girls"
    ... aka "Gilmore Girls: Beginnings" - USA (rerun title)
        - Bon Voyage (2007) TV episode, Played by Michael Bachmann (as Charlie)
  2. Attack of the Squirrels! (2005) (V) Played by Freddie Highmore
  3. Citizen Candy Man: A Chocumentary (2005) Played by Joe Dator (as Charlie)
  4. Becoming Oompa-Loompa (2005) (V) Played by Freddie Highmore
  5. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) Played by Freddie Highmore
    ... aka "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory: The IMAX Experience" - USA (IMAX version)
  6. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Al Gore/Phish (2002) TV episode, Played by Amy Poehler
        - Drew Barrymore/Macy Gray (2001) TV episode, Played by Amy Poehler
        - Woody Harrelson/Vanessa Williams (1992) TV episode, Played by Adam Sandler (as Charlie)

  7. Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) Played by Peter Ostrum (as Charlie)
Archive Footage:
  1. Role Model: Gene Wilder (2008) (TV) Played by Peter Ostrum
  2. "Gilmore Girls"
    ... aka "Gilmore Girls: Beginnings" - USA (rerun title)
        - Kiss and Tell (2000) TV episode, Played by Peter Ostrum

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Quotes:
From Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)
Willy Wonka: How did you like the chocolate factory, Charlie?
Charlie Bucket: I think it's the most wonderful place in the whole world!
Willy Wonka: I'm very pleased to hear you say that, because I'm giving it to you.
Grandpa Joe: [sounding shocked] You're giving Charlie the...?
Willy Wonka: I can't go on forever, and I don't really want to try. So who can I trust to run the factory when I leave and take care of the Oompa Loompas 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...?
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