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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) Poster

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Version of 

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) (Video Game)

References 

Champagne for Caesar (1950)
The character Violet Beauregarde is a reference to Beauregard Bottomley, Ronald Coleman's character in Champagne for Caesar - a film which also has outlandish inventions as a theme.
Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Wonka says, "Button button whose got the button?"

Referenced in 

The Muppet Show: Ben Vereen (1976) (TV Episode)
Ben Vereen sings "Pure Imagination"
Sanford and Son: Sanford and Gong (1976) (TV Episode)
Fred envisions a movie where Godzilla eats Willy and his factory.
Back to the Future (1985)
"What? What? Is it hot?" "It's cold. Damn cold."
Zeg 'ns Aaa: Opwindend (1988) (TV Episode)
Video cassette visible at KoJo Video store
Who's the Boss?: The Matriculator (1988) (TV Episode)
"Not two hundred, just two"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Cosmic Princess (1989) (TV Episode)
The Umpa Lumpa song is sung with new lyrics
The Fabulous Baker Boys (1989)
When Jennifer Tilly's character auditions, she sings "The Candy Man"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Moon Zero Two (1990) (TV Episode)
Tom: "She looks like an Oompa Loompa."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Jungle Goddess (1990) (TV Episode)
Crow sings part of "The Candy Man."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: First Spaceship on Venus (1990) (TV Episode)
Joel: "I'm in the Willy Wonkamobile, sir."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1991) (TV Episode)
Tom: "This is gonna send the price of everlasting gobstoppers through the roof!"
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Episode #3.14 (1991) (TV Episode)
One of the suggestions for 'Audition'
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Earth vs. the Spider (1991) (TV Episode)
Joel: "I need a Willy Wonka on a skullcap."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Crash of Moons (1992) (TV Episode)
"It's kind of like an everlasting gobstopper"
The Simpsons: Lisa's Rival (1994) (TV Episode)
Uter's Project is called 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory'.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Danger! Death Ray (1995) (TV Episode)
Crow: "Augustus has fallen into the chocolate!"
The Critic: Siskel & Ebert & Jay & Alice (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay blows up like a blueberry while interviewing Willy Wonka
VeggieTales: Rack, Shack & Benny (1995) (Video)
absurd Rube Goldberg-ish chocolate factory is main setting
Saturday Night Live: Anthony Edwards/Foo Fighters (1995) (TV Episode)
Umpa Lumpas mentioned during the Joe Pesci Show
The Nanny: Oy to the World (1995) (TV Episode)
Fran and Brighton fall into a chocolate river.
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man: Forbidden Fruit (1996) (TV Episode)
Duckman askes Fluffy and Uranus if Willy Wonka was their decorator.
Saturday Night Live: Tom Arnold/Tupac Shakur (1996) (TV Episode)
Umpa Lumpa's mentioned in Adam Sandlers song
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)
Servo: So, they worship the everlasting gobstopper?
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Laserblast (1996) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Mike during the closing credits of "Laserblast."
Spin City: Kiss Me, Stupid (1997) (TV Episode)
Paul: "She looked like that crazy girl from Willy Wonka."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Horror of Party Beach (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike: Oompa-loompa doopity doo...
Dawson's Creek: Detention (1998) (TV Episode)
Pacey reveals that Dawson's nickname was Oompa Loompa.
The Cruise (1998)
King of the Hill: Peggy's Pageant Fever (1998) (TV Episode)
Luanne dyes Peggy's hair to look like an Oompa Loompa's from this film.
Will & Grace: The Buying Game (1998) (TV Episode)
mentions it
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Girl in Gold Boots (1999) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka is named amongst Crow's list of W's on his bracelet
Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999)
"Is he giving off too much of a creepy Oompa Loompa vibe?"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Diabolik (1999) (TV Episode)
Mike: Had Willy Wonka's contractors do this part.
Will & Grace: Terms of Employment (1999) (TV Episode)
Will: "Like this is Willy Wonka and you've given me the keys to the chocolate factory?"
100 Girls (2000)
Mentioned in elevator.
Snack and Drink (2000) (Short)
Malcolm in the Middle: New Neighbors (2001) (TV Episode)
Commandant Spangler and the cadets perform "The Candy Man."
Spy Kids (2001)
Lizzie McGuire: Misadventures in Babysitting (2001) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue.
Dinner with Friends (2001) (TV Movie)
Saturday Night Live: Seann William Scott/Sum41 (2001) (TV Episode)
Joan Rivers mentions a 'plus sized Umpa Lumpa' during the Emmy Awards pre-show
Saturday Night Live: John Goodman/Ja Rule (2001) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
Futurama: Anthology of Interest II (2002) (TV Episode)
A grunka lunka (spoof of an oompa loompa from this film) appears.
The Simpsons: Sweets and Sour Marge (2002) (TV Episode)
Homer sees an Oompa Loompa
Saturday Night Live: Britney Spears (2002) (TV Episode)
Gobi mentions he has this movie on DVD in on 'Jarrett's Room''
Jackass: Episode #3.9 (2002) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa costume
V.I.P.: Valley Wonka (2002) (TV Episode)
title reference
The Fairly OddParents: Scary Godparents (2002) (TV Episode)
The music as candy rains from the sky is based on "True Imagination".
Will & Grace: Boardroom and a Parked Place (2002) (TV Episode)
Near the end of the episode, Gene Wilder says "Strike that. Reverse it.", reminiscent of his character Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971).
Six Feet Under: Timing & Space (2003) (TV Episode)
Claire and Russell discuss watching Willy Wonka when they were little.
Gilmore Girls: Happy Birthday, Baby (2003) (TV Episode)
Luke tells Taylor to hire Oompa Loompas to work in his new soda shoppe.
That '70s Show: Nobody's Fault But Mine (2003) (TV Episode)
Fez tells Mitch "You will get nothing" the same way Willy Wonka told it to Charlie and Grandpa Joe in the movie.
Jake's Booty Call (2003)
Jake calls a little person an Oompa Loompa
Gilmore Girls: Say Goodnight, Gracie (2003) (TV Episode)
Taylor sings a song from the film to promote his soda shoppe.
Angel: Home (2003) (TV Episode)
Lilah: Come on, Charlie. Let me show you around the Chocolate Factory.
Finding Nemo (2003)
The Rundown (2003)
When Christopher Walken is surrounded by the townspeople, he calls them "Oompa Loompa morons"
Gilmore Girls: Chicken or Beef? (2003) (TV Episode)
Lorelai calls Michel "Augustus Gloop" when she catches him, cheeks inflated, holding his breath.
Tarnation (2003)
Rosemary calls Jonathan "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory."
The Simpsons: The Ziff Who Came to Dinner (2004) (TV Episode)
Lisa says that Homer is upset because he thinks that the chocolate factory is real.
Jersey Girl (2004)
Video case is shown in a video store.
13 Going on 30 (2004)
Richard says "scrum-diddly-umptious"
Miss Castaway and the Island Girls (2004)
Capt. Power offers golden tickets to winners of the potato sack race.
ER: Midnight (2004) (TV Episode)
"Wee Willie Wonka"
Angel: Power Play (2004) (TV Episode)
Lindsey: "It's kinda like gettin' the key to the chocolate factory."
Snowball Effect: The Story of 'Clerks' (2004) (Video)
One of Kevin Smith's high school comedy skits was called the "Honeyoompas".
Lost: Walkabout (2004) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned in this episode.
The Bard's Tale (2004) (Video Game)
a group of Trow sing several "Oompa Loompa" style songs.
The 100 Scariest Movie Moments (2004) (TV Mini-Series)
Sons of Provo (2004)
Larry says, "Who's ever heard of a schnozberry?"
Gilmore Girls: But Not as Cute as Pushkin (2004) (TV Episode)
Lorelai says that Luke is hotter than Willy Wonka and jokes that he should wear a purple top hat.
The Simpsons: Fat Man and Little Boy (2004) (TV Episode)
Goose Gladwell's personality and attire are modeled after Willy Wonka.
Brave New World (2005) (Video)
Kerry mentions Wonka vision
Breakfast of Imbeciles (2005) (Video)
Lawfirm named "Bucket, Slugworth, and Gloop" homage to characters in this classic film.
Adam & Steve (2005)
"My place looked like something out of Willy Wonka after he left"
Madagascar (2005)
Alex hears "The Candy Man."
The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse (2005)
Scene at Dr Pea's house (41:30). Hands protruding from walls, holding candlesticks. As the camera pulls back, there is a foot sticking out of another hole, on which one of the characters deposits his hat. In Willy Wonka..., the visitors to the factory leave (or have taken from them) hats and coats on similar "living hooks".
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
mentioned by Otis before killing Roy
The Wonderful World of Roald Dahl (2005) (TV Movie)
How story adapted for screen
Extras: Kate Winslet (2005) (TV Episode)
Kate Winslet talks about Willy Wonka and Oompa Loompas
Block Party (2005)
Dave mentions golden tickets that he is giving away
Gilmore Girls: New and Improved Lorelai (2005) (TV Episode)
Paris makes a reference to The Chocolate Factory while joking about Doyle's family's height, insinuating that they are like Oompa Loompas.
Veronica Mars: Normal Is the Watchword (2005) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka mentioned
Best Ever Family Films (2005) (TV Movie)
One of the items on the list
The Gingerdead Man (2005)
Gingerdead Man says "the candy man can".
Gilmore Girls: He's Slippin' 'Em Bread... Dig? (2005) (TV Episode)
Christopher offers to buy Rory an Oompa Loompa.
The 100 Greatest Family Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Makes the countdown, is talked about in detail.
Gilmore Girls: The Perfect Dress (2006) (TV Episode)
Sookie sings the "Golden Ticket" song.
Dennis Miller: All In (2006) (TV Movie)
Miller says that Saddam Husein drew the Wonka ticket in the asshole lottery
Clerks II (2006)
Becky says that Emma is Dante's "golden ticket"
Pepper Dennis: Pepper Dennis Behind Bars: Film at Eleven (2006) (TV Episode)
Charlie refers to Blanca as Veruca Salt.
Entourage: The Release (2006) (TV Episode)
"Willy Wonka's factory"
Surf School (2006)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Everything's Gone Green (2006)
"Mr. Wonka" and "chocolate factory" mentioned
Weeds: Bash (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Andy in dialog with Nancy and his nephews.
Gray Matters (2006)
Willy Wonka mentioned
The Curiosity of Chance (2006)
Brad calls Chance Willy Wonka due to his top hat and cane
QI: Descendants (2006) (TV Episode)
Still shown and talked about
How I Met Your Mother: Single Stamina (2006) (TV Episode)
Barney mentions the title character by name.
American Pie Presents The Naked Mile (2006) (Video)
midgets called "Oompa Loompas"
Street Fighter: The Later Years: Episode #1.3 (2006) (TV Episode)
Vega calls Blanka an "electrical Oompa Loompa".
Hannah Montana: We Are Family: Now Get Me Some Water! (2007) (TV Episode)
Jackson's repeated line "Good day sir! I SAID GOOD DAY!" references a famous quote said by Willy Wonka in the movie.
American Dad!: Bush Comes to Dinner (2007) (TV Episode)
Duper wins the essay contest plagiarizing a lot of his composition from this movie
Ugly Betty: In or Out (2007) (TV Episode)
Betty tells Daniel he looks like an Oompa Loompa due to his orange fake tan, a reference to the original movie version of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory in which the Oompa Loompas are orange.
Epic Movie (2007)
"Willy" copies Wonka's first appearance, complete with cane and somersault.
Because I Said So (2007)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Norbit (2007)
Willy Wonka/Oompa Loompa mentioned
Two and a Half Men: My Damn Stalker (2007) (TV Episode)
Charlie laments that they remade the movie. "Gene Wilder was perfect!"
The Girls Next Door: Snow Place Like Home (2007) (TV Episode)
Kendra compares Hef's love for candy to "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory"
Rules of Engagement: Hard Day's Night (2007) (TV Episode)
The Bully talks about that movie
Skins: Effy (2007) (TV Episode)
"Wonkaland"
Kill Buljo: The Movie (2007)
Unni mentions the name "Jompa Lompa" (pronounced Oompa Loompa)
Superjail!: Bunny Love (2007) (TV Episode)
The Warden general apperence is based on that of Willy Wonka
Sicko (2007)
The song "(I've got a) Golden Ticket" from the film is played when Moore reveals how a senator became CEO of a health care insurance company for a $2 million salary
The Dialogue: An Interview with Screenwriter David Seltzer (2007) (Video)
Discusses writing uncredited script
Entourage: Malibooty (2007) (TV Episode)
Ari mentions "Oompa Loompa"
The Rage (2007)
Oompa-Loompa mentioned
South Park: Le Petit Tourette (2007) (TV Episode)
Cartman sings, "I've got a golden ticket."
SpongeBob SquarePants: Atlantis SquarePantis (2007) (TV Episode)
The episode's plot and many of it's story elements mirror those in 'Willy Wonka''s.
The Beyoncé Experience: Live (2007) (Video)
Beyoncé Knowles says that her fans are "scrumdiddlyumptious"
Psychopathic: The Videos (2007) (Video)
Lyric from "Real Underground Baby": "Who can paint their face up/Who can paint their face up/And wear a ninja suit/and wear a ninja suit"
American Dad!: The Most Adequate Christmas Ever (2007) (TV Episode)
When Stan lays the Heaven gun on God's desk and walks away, God says "So shines a good deed in a weary world", just as Willy Wonka did in the movie.
Psych: Dis-Lodged (2008) (TV Episode)
Shawn says, "I'm surprised he didn't say good day" after being yelled at which references Wonka saying good day after yelling at Charlie.
Phineas and Ferb: Toy to the World (2008) (TV Episode)
At the toy factory, Phineas encounters the "Badinka-Dinks," who are clones of the "Oompa Loompas."
The Bold and the Beautiful: Episode #1.5278 (2008) (TV Episode)
Donna: "I look like an Oompa Loompa."
The Big Bang Theory: The Jerusalem Duality (2008) (TV Episode)
Sheldon calls engineers the Oompa-Loompas of science.
Role Model: Gene Wilder (2008) (TV Movie)
Discussed
Princess (2008) (TV Movie)
Louis refers to reclusive Ithaca as "Willy Wonka" and to William's date with her as a "golden ticket."
The Office: Goodbye, Toby (2008) (TV Episode)
Michael wants an antigravity machine like a potion he saw people drink in a movie
Psych: Ghosts (2008) (TV Episode)
Shawn says that the hot chocolate he is served "tastes like it was dipped straight out of Willy Wonka's river."
The Middleman: The Clotharian Contamination Protocol (2008) (TV Episode)
Wendy talks about how the Nano-Bots look like Oompa Loompas.
The Nostalgia Critic: Double Dragon (2008) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Critic says that the villain broke into Willy Wonka's factory.
The Nutcracker (2008) (Video)
Two humans are turned into candies.
America's Next Top Model: America's Next Top Model Is... (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned when runway is shown
Strong Bad's Cool Game for Attractive People Episode 5: 8-Bit Is Enough (2008) (Video Game)
Strong Bad calls Strong Sad a "dumpa-lumpa"
Chuck: Chuck Versus the Third Dimension (2009) (TV Episode)
Golden ticket in movie candy takes kids to factory; golden ticket in show CD takes clerks to concert
The Office: Golden Ticket (2009) (TV Episode)
Michael dresses up as Willy Wonka and distributes golden tickets in five boxes of paper.
Breaking Bad: Bit by a Dead Bee (2009) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka mentioned
Family Guy: FOX-y Lady (2009) (TV Episode)
The music from Willy Wonka is played when Louis got the job for Foxnews.
The Simpsons: Eeny Teeny Maya Moe (2009) (TV Episode)
Moe turns on the TV to see the Oompa-Loompas singing.
World's Greatest Dad (2009)
Referenced by name.
The Nostalgia Critic: North (2009) (TV Episode)
"Who owns this pants factory? Willy Wonka?
RiffTrax Live: Plan 9 from Outer Space (2009)
Oompa Loompas were mentioned.
Gamer (2009)
When Kable is being rescued from the rave, the girl that opens the van door is dressed as an Oompa Loompa.
I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (2009)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Holocron Heist (2009) (TV Episode)
While using thruster boots, Cad Bane and Todo 360 are almost sucked into a giant ventilator, just like Grandpa Joe and Charlie
Accidentally on Purpose: One Night Stand (2009) (TV Episode)
Davis says the baby might come out orange like an Oompa-loompa.
Supernatural: I Believe the Children Are Our Future (2009) (TV Episode)
dean mentioned willie wonka
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009)
Connor and Murphy relate to the gun shop to Charlie winning the Golden Ticket Conner then Quotes Veruca Salt wanting an Oompa Loompa
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 4 - The Trial and Execution of Guybrush Threepwood (2009) (Video Game)
Stan says, "It's where my dreams become reality, and some of my realities become dreams!", a reference to Willy Wonka's line from the 1971 film "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory"
The Blind Side (2009)
Leigh Anne addresses a short player as "Oompa Loompa."
Old Dogs (2009)
A boy calls Dan an oompa-loompa.
American Dad!: G-String Circus (2009) (TV Episode)
Avery Bullock welcomes C.I.A. men to strip club Xana Boobs just like Willy Wonka do with his candy factory's visitors
Modern Family: Up All Night (2010) (TV Episode)
After Claire admits she dressed up for the handsome firefighters, Phil says he's got a golden ticket.
Cougar Town: When a Kid Goes Bad (2010) (TV Episode)
Golden Ticket mentioned
Saturday Night Live: Betty White/Jay-Z (2010) (TV Episode)
The plot of "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" is recounted by MacIntosh in the "Scared Straight!" segment.
Modern Family: Family Portrait (2010) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka mentioned
The Nostalgia Critic: A Troll in Central Park (2010) (TV Episode)
"The Oompa Loompas could beat him up"
Grown Ups (2010)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Wipeout: Knock, Knock, Who's There? Wipeout? (2010) (TV Episode)
Frequent references are made regarding Joel Grande being an oompa loompa, in addition to song parodies and qoutes from the film.
Diners, Drive-ins and Dives: Old Time Attitude (2010) (TV Episode)
Guy Fieri mentions that Willy Wonka is opening a barbecue joint
Piranha 3D (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
Bad Movie Beatdown: Bride Wars (2010) (TV Episode)
The Oompa-Loompa chorus plays during a scene
The Chosen One (2010)
Oompa Loompas mentioned
Cougar Town: All Mixed Up (2010) (TV Episode)
movie mash-up answer: Free Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
RiffTrax Live: House on Haunted Hill (2010)
Willy Wonka's taste wall paper was mentioned.
Bones: The Babe in the Bar (2010) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompas are mentioned by Booth. Then Booth mimics their dance moves.
TRON: Legacy (2010)
Kevin Flynn compares the miracle like finding a Golden Ticket.
Saturday Night Live: Robert De Niro/Diddy-Dirty Money (2010) (TV Episode)
An Oompa-Loompa appears on "What Up with That?"
Lanfranchi's Memorial Discotheque (2010)
Wonka! A live cinema remix
Saturday Night Live: Jim Carrey/The Black Keys (2011) (TV Episode)
The fortune teller sings "The Candy Man."
The Green Hornet (2011)
Britt says "scrum-diddly-umptious".
Face Off: Naked Ambition (2011) (TV Episode)
Golden ticket mentioned
Just Go with It (2011)
Eddie refers to Katherine as an"Oompa-Loompa."
The Nostalgia Chick: X-Men: The Animated Series (2011) (TV Episode)
the Chick says Depp's Wonka is better than Wilder's
The Simpsons: The Scorpion's Tale (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
House M.D.: Last Temptation (2011) (TV Episode)
House's comment "Turn blue, magical gum"
Cross (2011) (Video)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Conan: Wow! You DO Care About These Episode Titles. (2011) (TV Episode)
George Lopez compares Snooki to an Oompa Loompa
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
Text printed on cans of "Squirtys Chocolate" in Duke Burger make light of Willy Wonka and the oompa loompas.
Zookeeper (2011)
Griffin says Jurgen looks like Willy Wonka.
Forget About It: Fight Club (2011) (TV Episode)
A stillshot of Gene Wilder, as Willy Wonka, surrouned by Oompa Loompas is shown at one point
Breaking Bad: Bullet Points (2011) (TV Episode)
Hank jokes that the initials W. W., which are written in Gale Boetticher's notebook, could stand for Willy Wonka.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Bad Hair Day (2011) (TV Episode)
Honorable mention
Conan: President Bjork Saves the Day (2011) (TV Episode)
Snooki is referred to as an Umpa Lumpa
The Cleveland Show: BFFs (2011) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka mentioned
Saturday Night Live: Anna Faris/Drake (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the two teenage werewolves' song on Weekend Update
Conan: Karate Kid 9: Return to Nun-Chuck Island (2011) (TV Episode)
Julianne Hough mentions getting an Oompa Loompah spray tan
80's Dan: Halloween III: Season of the Witch (2011) (TV Episode)
"We're just about to get a tour of Willy Wonka's chocolate factory."
Bum Reviews: Puss and Boots (2011) (TV Episode)
"Will you help me buy a golden goose? I hear Willy Wonka will pay top chocolate for it."
The Cleveland Show: Die Semi-Hard (2011) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
The Big Bang Theory: The Friendship Contraction (2012) (TV Episode)
Sheldon's first reference in the episode to the roommate agreement quotes the beginning of Willy Wonka's speech to Charlie near the end of the film: "Wrong, sir! Wrong! Under section 37B....."
The River: Magus (2012) (TV Episode)
Golden Ticket mentioned
The Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek: Insurrection (2012) (TV Episode)
"So he meets up with the Oompa-Loompa queen..."
The Nostalgia Critic: Ponyo (2012) (TV Episode)
Uncle Yo mentions the movie.
General Hospital: Episode #1.12510 (2012) (TV Episode)
"golden ticket" mentioned
Winter & Construction: Trent Trendsetter at the Chicago Comic Con (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in conversation
Victorious: April Fools Blank (2012) (TV Episode)
Trina (as Veruca Salt): "But I want an oompa loompa now!"
Psych: Santabarbaratown (2012) (TV Episode)
Shawn refers to Gus as the "candy man," and he replies, "I make the world taste good."
The Finder: The Last Meal (2012) (TV Episode)
"Gene Wilder Wonka, not Johnny Depp Wonka"
The Nostalgia Critic: Heavy Metal (2012) (TV Episode)
"It's gangsters who murdered the founder of the ever-killing gobstopper..."
People Like Us (2012)
Sam says, "Surprise! You won the golden ticket."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.161 (2012) (TV Episode)
Salma Hayek says the film inspired her to become an actress
Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012)
Manny sings part of "The Candy Man."
The Cinema Snob: Faces of Death (2012) (TV Episode)
about a scene where a chicken is about to be beheaded. Snob suggests it's to use in the "tunnel scene."
Snog Marry Avoid?: Episode #5.8 (2012) (TV Episode)
Past and present chosen with fake tannery sometimes get their unnatural skin tone compared with Oompa Loompas.
Mad: This Means War Machine/iCharlie (2012) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa & Golden skit.
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men: High Adventure 2012 (2012) (TV Episode)
When Brody plays the "Song of Storms" on the ukulele, Travis says it sounds like the song "Pure Imagination" from "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory".
The Cinema Snob: Gross Out (2012) (TV Episode)
"Did they just dump Violet Beauregarde's corpse behind the factory?"
The Big Bang Theory: The Holographic Excitation (2012) (TV Episode)
Stuart dresses up as Willy Wonka for the Halloween party.
Bob's Burgers: Bob Fires the Kids (2012) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
An Idiot Abroad: The Short Way Around: India (2012) (TV Episode)
Karl says Warwick is dressed like an Oompa Loompa.
Saturday Night Live: Jamie Foxx/Ne-Yo (2012) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Seth on Weekend Update
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.12 (2013) (TV Episode)
Chuy sings the Oompa-Loompa song.
The Factory (2013)
Inspiration
Face Off: It's Better in the Dark (2013) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Tosh.0: LP Theories (2013) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Double Rainboom (2013) (Short)
Pinkie Pie mentions Twilight's potion tastes like snozzberries.
Hannibal: Apéritif (2013) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka mentioned
The Simpsons: The Fabulous Faker Boy (2013) (TV Episode)
Ralph sings part of "The Candy Man."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.191 (2013) (TV Episode)
Josh Gad talks about turning upside down while scuba diving like Charlie Bucket in the film
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.136 (2013) (TV Episode)
Maria Sharapova mentions the title character.
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.140 (2013) (TV Episode)
Chelsea calls a bunch of little people "oompaloompahs".
Tosh.0: Lohanthony (CeWEBrity Profile) (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Tosh
Saturday Night Live: Bruce Willis/Katy Perry (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the cold opening
Modern Family: The Help (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
All Hallows' Eve (2013)
Golden Ticket mentioned
Baggage Battles: Golden Ticket (2013) (TV Episode)
Movie is reference when a chocalate bar prop from the remake is appraised.
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
Jordan Belfort refers to a "golden ticket", "the chocolate factory", and "Oompah Loompahs" when pitching Steve Madden stock to his employees.
The Sugarcube Critic: Elements of Harmony (2014) (TV Episode)
"So...it's the Wonka factory."
The Sugarcube Critic: The Ticket Master (2014) (TV Episode)
Nook mentions how almost every review of The Ticket Master references Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory.
Psych: Remake A.K.A. Cloudy... With a Chance of Improvement (2014) (TV Episode)
Gus and Sandra quote various lines from "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory."
WTFiWWY: The Snozberries Taste Like Snozberries (2014) (TV Episode)
"The Snozberries Taste Like Snozberries"
RuPaul's Drag Race: Untucked!: RuPaul's Big Opening: Part 1 (2014) (TV Episode)
Contestant Jay Jackson refers to his fumbles on the runway as, "Slip'N Slide Willy Wonka, ya know, Sea World, girl."
Saturday Night Live: Lena Dunham/The National (2014) (TV Episode)
In the "Pimpin' Pimpin' Pimpin'" sketch, Katt Williams says that he "MC'd an Oompa-Loompa convention."
Cougar Town: Too Good to Be True (2014) (TV Episode)
Golden ticket mentioned
The Cinema Snob: Caddyshack II (2014) (TV Episode)
"He looks like Willy Wonka was cast as the Joker."
The Crazy Ones: March Madness (2014) (TV Episode)
Wily Wonka mentioned
Grey's Anatomy: Throwing It All Away (2014) (TV Episode)
Oompa Loompa mentioned
Face Off: What a Dahl (2014) (TV Episode)
Poster seen
The Michael J. Fox Show: Health (2014) (TV Episode)
Main character and plot points recounted by Annie and Mike
Anime Abandon: Love Hina Spring Movie (2014) (TV Episode)
Sage mimicks Wonka's tunnel freak-out
The Cinema Snob: To Catch a Yeti (2014) (TV Episode)
"...or a golden egg from a chocolate factory."
Grey's Anatomy: We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Family Guy: Meg Stinks! (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced in dialogue

Featured in 

Video Days (1991) (Video)
Features clips from the film.
Gilmore Girls: Kiss and Tell (2000) (TV Episode)
Lorelai, Rory and Dean watch the movie.
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Macy Gray (2001) (TV Episode)
Clips edited into Willie Wonka Anniversary
Everwood: The Great Doctor Brown (2002) (TV Episode)
Delia watches this movie and then has a nightmare in which her teacher turns into a blueberry as happens in the film.
I Love the '70s: 1971 (2003) (TV Episode)
The 100 Greatest Musicals (2003) (TV Movie)
Best Ever Family Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
Last Laugh '05 (2005) (TV Movie)
clips
The 100 Greatest Family Films (2005) (TV Movie)
Clips shown.
The Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Scariest Nostalgic Moments (2007) (TV Episode)
The Tunnel Scene is at spot number 10.
Role Model: Gene Wilder (2008) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
The Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Nostalgic Mindfucks (2009) (TV Episode)
The tunnel scene is at the #4 spot
The Nostalgia Critic: Old vs. New: Willy Wonka (2009) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
De wereld draait door: Episode #5.26 (2009) (TV Episode)
A fragment is shown.
The Nostalgia Critic: Jack Frost (2009) (TV Episode)
The song "Cheer Up, Charlie" is dubbed over "Jack Frost".
The Phantom Menace Review (2009)
Charlie Buckett is included in Plinkett's list of protagonists
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Digimon: The Movie (2010) (TV Episode)
Psychedelic tunnel sequence clip briefly shown
The Nostalgia Critic: The NeverEnding Story II: The Next Chapter (2010) (TV Episode)
Wonka saying "Stop, don't come back."
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Shrek Forever After/Survival of the Dead/Holy Rollers (2010) (TV Episode)
A Current.com user says Gene Wilder is the best drug dealer in movies, clips shown
Hollywood's Top Ten: Fantasy Lands (2010) (TV Episode)
#6
The Nostalgia Critic: Old vs. New: The Karate Kid (2011) (TV Episode)
"Seeing small children get hurt isn't a pleasant thing to watch, unless you're Willy Wonka"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.114 (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip of Violet as a blueberry edited into interview with Snooki
Atop the Fourth Wall: Superman Meets the Quik Bunny (2011) (TV Episode)
"Pure Imagination" plays
The Nostalgia Teen: The Rugrats Movie (2011) (TV Episode)
Clip of tunnel scene
Brows Held High: Sweet Movie (2011) (TV Episode)
Shot of Wonka and the song "Pure Imagination" are placed over a scene of a woman doing something disturbing with chocolate.
Music Movies: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (2011) (TV Episode)
movie's soundtrack is reviewed
The Nostalgia Critic: Duck Tales (2011) (TV Episode)
The Oompa Loompa song plays when the Beagle Boys are covered in chocolate.
Brows Held High: The Discovery of Heaven (2012) (TV Episode)
Quinten's ascent is compared to Grandpa Joe and Charlie in the Fizzy Lifting Drinks scene
Casting By (2012)
fragment with Gene Wilder
The Nostalgia Chick: Matilda (2012) (TV Episode)
Lindsay suggests Wonka has a God complex.
Terms and Conditions May Apply (2013)
A clip of the absurd "conditions" is shown
The Cinema Snob: Beyond the Valley of the Dolls (2013) (TV Episode)
Wonka's tunnel song is played over a trip-out scene
The Nostalgia Critic: Should We Scare the S#*% Out of Kids? (2013) (TV Episode)
recalls the freaky tunnel scene
The Cinema Snob: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (2014) (TV Episode)
Wonka's tunnel monologue plays during a drug scene
The Nostalgia Critic: Alice in Wonderland (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic sings a spoof of Pure Imagination
The Nostalgia Critic: Jurassic Park III (2014) (TV Episode)
likens Tea's concerned performance with Willy Wonka's.

Spoofed in 

The Simpsons: Bart the Murderer (1991) (TV Episode)
The factory scene from the film is spoofed.
Animaniacs: The Warner's Lot Song/The Big Candy Store/Bumbie's Mom (1993) (TV Episode)
"The Candy Man Can" is spoofed in "The Big Candy Store."
Dexter's Laboratory: Filet of Soul/Golden Diskette (1997) (TV Episode)
The whole episode is a parody of the film: Dexter obsessed with finding a golden diskette to get a unprecedented tour of an eccentric inventor's mysterious factory.
The Simpsons: Trash of the Titans (1998) (TV Episode)
The song "The Garbageman Can" is a parody of "The Candyman Can". It's sung to the same tune and has similar dance movements.
Family Guy: I Never Met the Dead Man (1999) (TV Episode)
You see Peter in the chocolate factory talking to Willy Wonka.
Johnny Bravo: Panic in Jerky Town/Alien Confidential/Mama's New Boyfriend (1999) (TV Episode)
The segment "Panic in Jerky Town" is a spoof of this movie.
Futurama: Fry and the Slurm Factory (1999) (TV Episode)
Most of this episode is a spoof of this movie.
Torrance Rises (1999) (Short)
they start singing songs from the film
That '70s Show: Jackie Moves On (2000) (TV Episode)
In a dream sequence, Jackie can't stop eating from her grief after breaking up with Kelso, and she turns into a giant blueberry.
Jackass: Episode #1.1 (2000) (TV Episode)
Wee-Man is dressed up as a Oompa Loompa.
Family Guy: Wasted Talent (2000) (TV Episode)
Most of this episode is a spoof of this movie.
Bit Players (2000) (Short)
Conker's Bad Fur Day (2001) (Video Game)
When they win in a multiplayer game, the tediz sing the "Oompa-loompa" song
Saturday Night Live: Drew Barrymore/Macy Gray (2001) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Willie Wonka Anniversary skit
Saturday Night Live: Al Gore/Phish (2002) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Willy Wonka skit
South Park: Butt Out (2003) (TV Episode)
The cheerful workers in the cigarette factory and the song they sing
Drake & Josh: The Bet (2004) (TV Episode)
Josh dresses up as Willy Wonka, welcoming Drake into his bedroom, decorated with junk food. He eats a chocolate cup.
What's New, Scooby-Doo?: Recipe for Disaster (2004) (TV Episode)
The gang winds up in a Scooby Snack factory owned by a demented man who bears a resemblance to Willy Wonka.
The Simpsons: Simple Simpson (2004) (TV Episode)
Golden Ticket that leads to a visit to "Farmer Billy's Bacon Factory"
Conker: Live and Reloaded (2004) (Video Game)
When the tediz win, they sing the Oompa Loompa song.
Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi: Ami's Secret/Taffy Trouble/Dance A-Go-Go (2004) (TV Episode)
Wacky Wally is a nod to Willy Wonka.
How I Met Your Mother: Mary the Paralegal (2006) (TV Episode)
Barney stands, waiting for someone to speak so he can shout over the top, "I said Good Day"
Drawn Together: Freaks & Greeks (2006) (TV Episode)
Captain Hero turns into a giant blueberry after eating a piece of candy made by Willy Wonka.
The Office: Traveling Salesmen (2007) (TV Episode)
Andy sings his own version of the Oompa Loompa's song.
How It Should Have Ended: How Willy Wonka Should Have Ended (2007) (TV Episode)
Alternate ending parody
Robot Chicken: Love, Maurice (2009) (TV Episode)
Cruel pranks at the Wonka Factory.
Midgets Vs. Mascots (2009)
all the oompa loompas
American Dad!: May the Best Stan Win (2010) (TV Episode)
A fat boy named Agustus gets knocked into a river of chocolate and drowns.
Despicable Me (2010)
The anti-gravity serum quinched by a minion make fun of the fizzy lifting drinks.
The Suite Life on Deck: Party On! (2010) (TV Episode)
Sebastian Nougat and his chocolate workshop is a spoof of Willie Wonka and his chocolate factory.
Robot Chicken: Major League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2011) (TV Episode)
Willy Wonka and Slugworth capture and enslave the Oompa-Loompas.
Ha-Pijamot: Ilan Be-Mamlechet Ha-Hamburgerim (2011) (TV Episode)
The episode is a parody on the movie "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory".
30 Rock: A Goon's Deed in a Weary World (2013) (TV Episode)
Jack's search for the new NBC president parodies this movie
Robot Chicken: Immortal (2013) (TV Episode)
parody skit
The Nostalgia Critic: The Lorax (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic and Black Willy Wonka get into the glass elevator and fly over town at the end

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