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Theaters showing 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' this weekend

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Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka in the 1971 movie 'Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'. (Source: Warner Bros.) Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka in the 1971 movie 'Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'. (Source: Warner Bros.)
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Local movie theaters are digging into the archives to pay tribute to the late Gene Wilder.

Several Regal Cinemas theaters will be showing the beloved 1971 classic 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory' this Saturday, Sept. 3.

Wilder, who played the film's eccentric title character, died earlier this week of complications from Alzheimer's disease.

Local theaters showing the film include:

  • Portland: Regal Fox Tower Stadium 10
  • Vancouver: Regal Cinema 99 Stadium 11
  • Salem: Regal Lancaster Mall Stadium 11

The 99W Drive-In in Newberg will be showing 'Willy Wonka' the following weekend, Sept. 9 through 11.

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