Warner Brothers Preps Original 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' for Blu-ray

Posted Mon Jun 22, 2009 at 08:00 AM PDT by

Oompa-Loompa do-ba-dee-do... look what Warner will release on Blu.

Warner Brothers will bring the classic 1971 version of 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' starring Gene Wilder to Blu-ray on October 20.

Specs and supplements haven't been announced yet, but the release is reported to include a 38-page booklet so it sounds like it's going to receive digibook treatment.

Suggested list price for the Blu-ray has been set at $34.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where it's indexed under October 20.

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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (Blu-ray)
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