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This year marks the 40th anniversary of “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory,” possibly the finest children's film of the 20th century. Based on the children's book by Roald Dahl and directed by Mel Stuart, it's the story of a young boy named Charlie (Peter Ostrum) who wins a tour of a magical chocolate factory owned by the mysterious Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) after finding a golden ticket in a »

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