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'Oompa Loompa' Lies Are Exposed

12th August 2005

A man from Nevada has been exposed as a liar after claiming to be an Oompa Loompa in the 1970s GENE WILDER movie WILLY WONKA AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. Actor and hairstylist EZZY DAME,...

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Depp Considers Porn Film To Dent His Popularity

12th August 2005

Hollywood superstar JOHNNY DEPP is so worried about being typecast in oddball roles, he is considering shooting a hardcore porn film with his frequent director collaborator TIM BURTON. Depp has starred in a number...

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Burton And Depp's Sweet Success

10th August 2005

TIM BURTON's latest offering CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY is still wowing British cinema goers as the country's number one film during it's second week of release and has now totalled $36 million (GBP19.4 million)...

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Depp And Burton's Secret Language

10th August 2005

JOHNNY DEPP has revealed the secret behind the success of his and director TIM BURTON's working relationship - they speak their own language. The pair are currently working on their fifth movie together, CORPSE...

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Charlie And The Chocolate Factory Tops UK Box Office

4th August 2005

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY has jumped straight in at number one in the UK box office chart, knocking FANTASTIC FOUR down to number three. The TIM BURTON movie, which stars JOHNNY DEPP, took...

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Charlie Star's Life Was A 'Drunken Haze'

1st August 2005

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY star DAVID KELLY was such a heavy drinker in his youth, there are entire epochs of history he simply doesn't remember. The 76-year-old Irish actor, who plays GRANDPA JOE...

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Oompa Loompa's Snub Fury

31st July 2005

Original Oompa Loompa MALCOLM DIXON is heartbroken he was not invited to star in TIM BURTON's CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY remake. The 70-year-old performer, who is 1.2 metres (4 feet 1 inches) tall,...

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Johansson Keen To Work With Burton

29th July 2005

Screen siren SCARLETT JOHANSSON is desperate to work with maverick director TIM BURTON after hearing EWAN McGREGOR enthuse about the movie-maker on the set of THE ISLAND. The GIRL WITH A PEARL EARRING...

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Burton Films Changed After Parents' Deaths

22nd July 2005

TIM BURTON is dumbstruck at how strongly the loss of his parents has affected his film-making - even though he never shared a close relationship with them. The maverick director's parents, JEAN and BILL,...

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Bonham Carter Longs For Glamour

20th July 2005

Movie star HELENA BONHAM CARTER loves starring in boyfriend TIM BURTON's films but wishes he would give her more glamourous roles. Burton's latest movie CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY sees Bonham Carter toning down...

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Burton Denies Interest In Kids Films

15th July 2005

Director TIM BURTON has rubbished claims fatherhood has softened him - and promises to make more dark and scary movies. The filmmaker became a dad for the first time in October 2003 when his...

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Burton Resents Remake Label

14th July 2005

TIM BURTON resents his forthcoming movie CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY being labelled a remake -insisting it bypasses the 1971 original and goes straight back to the roots of the ROALD DAHL novel....

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Depp Will Play A Woman For Burton

13th July 2005

Eccentric star JOHNNY DEPP is so keen to work with CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY director TIM BURTON again, he has agreed to play a woman in the quirky film-maker's next movie. Burton plans...

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Warner's Wonka Legal Victory

12th July 2005

Warner Brothers have won a legal battle against a toy company attempting to market CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY themed dolls to coincide with the release of the TIM BURTON movie. The studios, which...

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Burton's Chocolate Factory Wows The Original Veruca Salt

12th July 2005

Director TIM BURTON's remake of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY has won the ultimate compliment from one of the stars of the original 1971 movie version, who thinks its late author ROALD DAHL would have...

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No Chocolate For Oompa Loompa Star

12th July 2005

African-Indian actor DEEP ROY had to adhere to a strict diet on the set of TIM BURTON's new movie CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - so he didn't gain weight. The diminutive movie star...

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Depp Practised Wonka On Daughter

8th July 2005

JOHNNY DEPP practised his WILLY WONKA on his six year old daughter LILY-ROSE MELODY - because he was scared he'd make the character too dark. The actor - who plays the lead role in...

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Wilder Retracts Depp Criticism

5th July 2005

LATEST: Movie funnyman GENE WILDER has hailed JOHNNY DEPP as a "magical" choice to play WILLY WONKA in upcoming film CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY - weeks after attacking Depp's casting in the movie remake....

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Spielberg Voted Best Director

2nd June 2005

Legendary film-maker STEVEN SPIELBERG has been voted the greatest director of all time. Spielberg - the talent behind huge blockbuster hits including SCHINDLER'S LIST, E.T., CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND and SAVING PRIVATE...

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Wilder: 'Wonka Remake Is All About Money'

1st June 2005

Movie funnyman GENE WILDER has attacked TIM BURTON's choice of JOHNNY DEPP to play WILLY WONKA in upcoming film CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY as a money-making ploy. Wilder, who played Wonka in the...

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Burton And Bonham Carter's Son's Walk-on Role

9th May 2005

Acclaimed film-maker TIM BURTON's upcoming CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY movie is a real family affair - with both his partner HELENA BONHAM CARTER and young son BILLY RAY starring. The pair, who began...

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Burton Mementoes Sold At Ex-girlfriend's Garage Sale

18th April 2005

Quirky director TIM BURTON's ex LISA MARIE has been selling off artifacts from the couple's time together at a garage sale at their former Azuza, California, home. Fans of the film-maker, who now has...

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One Actor Plays 10 Parts In Wonka Film

10th April 2005

Just one actor will play all ten OOMPA LOOMPAs in TIM BURTON's upcoming movie version of CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. Tiny thespian DEEP ROY has been cloned using digital technology after film-makers failed...

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Burton Trains Up Squirrels For Wonka Film

6th April 2005

Director TIM BURTON has spent six months training 200 squirrels for a scene in his latest movie CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. The original 1971 movie didn't include any animals, but the eccentric film-maker...

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Burton Unimpressed With Wonka Movie

29th March 2005

Director TIM BURTON is adamant his CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY movie remains true to the original novel, after being unimpressed with the 1971 film adaptation. GENE WILDER played ROALD DAHL's literary creation in...

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Burton Stars In Revenge Auction

15th March 2005

Movie director TIM BURTON is at the centre of a real-life revenge drama this weekend (13MAR05) after discovering his former fiancee LISA MARIE is auctioning off his most prized possessions behind his back. The...

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Depp's 'Creepy' Performance To Scare Audiences

8th February 2005

JOHNNY DEPP is eager to terrify young audiences with his "creepy" performance as WILLY WONKA in his latest movie CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. ANNASOPHIA ROBB, 11, who plays VIOLET in the TIM BURTON...

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Keaton Longing For Beetlejuice Sequel

3rd January 2005

Movie star MICHAEL KEATON is desperate to bring the dead back to life in a sequel to his hit 1988 comedy BEETLEJUICE. The BATMAN star loved playing the mischievous ghoul opposite ALEC BALDWIN and...

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Depp Worries About Working With Lee

24th November 2004

Hollywood actor JOHNNY DEPP is dreading the prospect of working with screen legend CHRISTOPHER LEE, because he's so in awe of him. Lee, 82, has been cast as Depp's father in director TIM BURTON's...

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Bonham Carter's West End Show Pushed Back

20th August 2004

British actress HELENA BONHAM CARTER's planned West End theatre performance has been pushed back until next year (05) because of scheduling difficulties. The British actress, who has a baby son BILLY RAY with...

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