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  1. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Lau Kit Wai The film Charlie and the Chocolate Factory will offer children and their parents as much fun as horror. Directed by Tim Burton, the creator of unusual flicks like Edward Scissorhands and Big Fish, the movie has been adapted from Roald Dahl's popular children's classic. It follows the adventures of a kind-hearted boy, Charlie (Freddie Highmore), and four ...

  2. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

    Posted Aug 11th 2005, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Charlie (Freddie Highmore), our hero and poster child for honesty and truth. Around him are four rather nasty pieces of work. From the greedy candy-muncher Augustus Gloop (Philip Wiegratz) ... for anyone to watch Depp doing the nutty stuff like only he can. After a long, hot summer of disappointments, Burton has saved the day. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory opens today ...

  3. Oh! Sweet chocolate wonders of the world

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Joyee Chan

    ... Compiled by Joyee Chan Harbour City is featuring 13 miniature world heritage sites- carved from chocolate by renowned Italian chocolatier Mirco Della Vecchia. Three Young Post junior reporters visited the exhibition last week. 'I heard the story Charlie and the Chocolate Factory when I was five,' Iris Cheung said. 'I was jealous of Charlie. Now I no longer need ...

  4. FILM (1971)

    Posted May 17th 2009, 12:00am by Annabel Walker

    ... Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the musical follows the fortunes of the impoverished Charlie Bucket (Peter Ostrum). Charlie and four other children win golden tickets to tour the chocolate factory owned by the reclusive Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) and win a lifetime supply of chocolate. Joining Charlie and his Grandpa Joe (Jack Albertson) on the tour is the overweight Augustus Gloop, ...

  5. Two Oompa-Loompas on the run

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dahl wrote of witches and flying elevators, talking monkeys and oversized fruit. In one of his classics, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, he created the now famous character of Willy Wonka and his magical chocolate factory. The story of poor Charlie winning a trip to go to Wonka's chocolate factory has been beloved by generations of children worldwide. It has been made ...

  6. Hot Picks

    Posted Oct 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cool hip-hop by an interesting cartoon band. DVD: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Poor boy Charlie gets to visit a magical chocolate factory. Movie: Wallace and Gromit: The Curse ...

  7. Hot Picks

    Posted Aug 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the 1972 Canadian ice hockey team which defeated the Soviet Union squad in an eight-game series. Movie: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. A hilarious comedy based on Roald Dahl's book, ... or a big fan of Hollywood movies, watch it! Movie: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Watching this film is a treat for me because I like Johnny Depp. His performance is awesome. Book: The Best ...

  8. Question of the week: Who is your favourite actor?

    Posted Jan 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... ambassador. Few celebrities today have her grace and class. Beverley Taam, 17 Johnny Depp. He is known for playing strange characters, such as Mr Willy Wonka in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Depp ...

  9. Bitter-sweet success at the box office

    Posted Aug 24th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... the indie Thai actioner starring Muey Thai fighter Tony Jaa delivered an elbow to the head of Tim Burton's magical fantasy Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Both films opened on the same weekend. Yet, Tom Yum Goong grossed a stunning $152,656 on its opening day. By comparison, Charlie was shown on six more screens but only made $123,572. You can say Willy Wonka got walloped! Over ...

  10. Join the Wonka mania

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Chris Taylor

    ... Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, which is based on the children's book Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl. The show will be staged at the McAulay Studio, Hong Kong Arts ...




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