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A Willy Wonka Remake That's Actually Fun?

By Luke Y. Thompson

A Willy Wonka Remake That's Actually Fun?

What? A remake of a beloved classic that could be likable? Can such a thing be?

Let's just say it's easier if it's not a movie, but a live concert version of the movie! On November 4th, John Stamos took the lead vocal  as the amazing chocolatier in  Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory in Concert at the Hollywood Bowl: A Live to Film Celebration (that's more of a mouthful than a squiddlyumptious bar, but just as delish). Finn Wolfhard sang Charlie's part, Richard Kind was Grandpa Joe, and here's a perfect puzzle for you...Weird Al Yankovic as all the Oompa Loompas.

So how was it? Let's ask Sammi:

We do like the looks of that...we do like the looks of that! And if you did too, be sure to like us on Facebook for more great video content and updates, including special Wizard World convention deals!

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