Charlie and the Chocolate Factory | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | December 22, 2011
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Burton does have an eye for over-the-top visuals, and Depp gives an interesting performance, but lacks all the charm of the original film.
genre Family
synopsis A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
lead actors Johnny Depp | Freddie Highmore | AnnaSophia Robb | Julia Winter | David Kelly | Helena Bonham Carter | Noah Taylor | Jordan Fry | Philip Wiegratz | James Fox | Franziska Troegner | Missi Pyle | Christopher Lee | Deep Roy | Oscar James
director Tim Burton