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Family Film: Wonka (PG)

Saturday 17th Feb 2024, Corn Exchange Cinema

Family Film £3.50 / Craft & Snack Bag £3.50 (including booking fees)

  • Willy Wonka, wearing a maroon blazer coat and a brown top hat reads a newspaper

An impoverished chocolate-maker with big dreams befriends a young orphan in this colourful musical fantasy that celebrates friendship and adventure.

Starring Golden Globes nominee Timothée Chalamet, enjoy this film about the Roald Dahl character we all know and love!

Based on the extraordinary character at the center of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, the jewel in the Roald Dahl crown and one of the best‐selling children’s books of all time, Wonka tells the wondrous story of how the world’s greatest inventor, magician and chocolate maker became the beloved Willy Wonka we all know today.

This irresistibly vivid and inventive big screen spectacle will introduce audiences to a young Willy Wonka, chock‐full of ideas and determined to change the world one delectable bite at a time - proving that the best things in life begin with a dream, and if you’re lucky enough to meet him, anything is possible.

Welcome to our Family Films - special Saturday morning screenings for children and their grown-ups to enjoy a film in our cinema for just £3.50 per person!

Duration: 116 mins

Director: Paul King

Starring: Timothée Chalamet, Olivia Colman, Hugh Grant

USA, 2023