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'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' at 50

The adaptation of the Roald Dahl novel is best remembered for Gene Wilder's terrifying performance as Willy Wonka, the vivid orange Oompa-Loompas, and Augustus Gloop's delicious dive. Here's how the cast remembers the filming (including the stinky secret behind that chocolate river). Plus, a critical look at the world of pure imagination: With wonky papier mache sets and peculiar accents, is it really deserving of our fond feelings?

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