Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory ( 1971 )


When eccentric candy man Willy Wonka promises a lifetime supply of sweets and a tour of his chocolate factory to five lucky kids, penniless Charlie Bucket seeks the golden ticket that will make him a winner.

The film encourages curiosity and exploration.

A strong emphasis on imagination and creativity is present throughout the film.

Honesty is rewarded and depicted as an important virtue.

Gratitude and the importance of appreciating what one has are key themes.

Characters learn important lessons about being responsible for their actions.


The film explores the importance of trust in relationships.

Respect for others is highlighted in the interactions between characters.

fear 7/10

Certain characters undergo frightening experiences that could be scary for younger viewers.

dark 6/10

Some scenes depict dark and eerie atmospheres that might be unsettling for young children.

alcohol 2/10

There are brief scenes showing adults drinking alcohol.