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Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Mon Dec 13, 2004 8:31 am

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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is U

Mon Dec 13, 2004 8:40 am

I doubt it can do better than the original.
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Mon Dec 13, 2004 9:47 am

Gene Wilder was genius in the role of Willie Wonka - but I do have a lot of faith in both Johnny Depp and Tim Burton who are both brilliant in my opinion.

I shall wait before I declare this the new "Cat in the Hat".

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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is U

Mon Dec 13, 2004 11:43 am

QUANTASFOREVER, I agree!!! The original movie with Gene Wilder was amazing and I don't believe that anyone will ever be able to act as Willie Wonka as well as he did.  Big thumbs up

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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Mon Dec 13, 2004 11:54 am

The original is one of the best films of all time (in my opinion).

I find it interesting how this one is called "Charlie" and the Chocolate Factory and this trailer only shows Charlie for a second. Whatever, Johnny D is my favorite actor and I look foward to seeing it.
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is U

Mon Dec 13, 2004 12:03 pm

I find it interesting how this one is called "Charlie" and the Chocolate Factory

...aside from the fact that that was the tale's original designation?  Nuts
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Mon Dec 13, 2004 12:08 pm

GOD! I can't get that annoying song out of my head! "Willy Wonka, Willy Wonka....!"
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is U

Mon Dec 13, 2004 12:27 pm

Johnny Depp looks like a manic coke head in this movie.....his character is going to scare little kids who go see this.

I fail to see a good reason to remake the original film made with Gene Wilder in the role of Wonka.
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is U

Mon Dec 13, 2004 2:19 pm

Johnny Depp looks like a manic coke head in this movie

...as opposed to every other he's done?
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Tue Dec 14, 2004 5:19 am

ConcordeBoy:

Yes well the original movie was "Willie Wonka" and the Chocolate Factory.

You'd think that since this one took the name "Charlie" like the book, you'd see a little more Charlie. That's all I was getting at.
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Tue Dec 14, 2004 6:17 am

I do have a lot of faith in both Johnny Depp and Tim Burton who are both brilliant in my opinion

I have a lot of faith in Tim Burton....the movie industry's one-trick-pony...to do the only thing he's capable of, which is to take established stories, turn down the lights and make it dark and disturbing.

I was hopeful this movie would never come to fruition, but apparently since there ARE no new ideas in this world, Burton has seen fit to destroy the legacy of a great film.

So when does he tackle "Jaws" and make the whole thing set at night?  Insane

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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is U

Tue Dec 14, 2004 6:34 am

Johnny Depp doesn't look like a coke addict, he looks like a transexual....I thought it was a woman at first
 
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Tue Dec 14, 2004 6:44 am

I think that Christopher Walken would have been a fine choice, as Willy Wonka. Too bad this wasn't done as a continuation, and say, have this movie show us what Charlie Bucket became after he won the factory.
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Tue Dec 14, 2004 7:21 am

Burton and Depp. Thats a dark combo- it should be good
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Tue Dec 14, 2004 7:29 am

Depp looks like a drag queen, and STILL can't get that song from the preview out of my head!.

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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Tue Dec 14, 2004 7:36 am

Depp looks like a drag queen, and STILL can't get that song from the preview out of my head!.

My suggestion for you would be to watch the original Willie Wonka on either video or DVD. Then you'll have the "Um-pa Um-pa" song in your head instead.
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RE: Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Preview Is Up

Sat Dec 25, 2004 12:27 am

Wasn´t Marilyn Manson supposed to be preforming the WW part?
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