Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory: 40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition on Blu-ray

Very specific details regarding the release of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory: 40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition, have finally been announced by Warner Bros. Already Blu-ray and Blu-ray digibook of this children’s classic film have been previously release. Now commemorating the original 1971 release of the film, the 4th of October marks the release of another edition of this film. Two Blu-ray discs have been included in this combo set for the film itself and the special features, while a DVD version is included as well.

This double wide combo box set houses a variety of collectible materials related to the film. These include a book featuring 144 pages of color photos and notes, scented pencils and eraser contained in a Wonka Bar pencil tin, archival production letters contained in a Wonka Bar box. The best part is that the buyer who buys this set gets the opportunity to win a trip for two to Los Angeles.

Not only some new special features but also those from previous releases have been features in this Ultimate Collector’s Edition, including:

A World of Pure Imagination (New)

Commentary by the Wonka Kids

Four sing-along songs

Mel Stuart’s Wonkavision (New)

Pure Imagination: The Story of Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Theatrical trailer

Vintage featurette

$64.99 is the price that has been listed by Warner Bros. for the ‘Willa Wonka and the Chocolate Factory: 40th Anniversary Ultimate Collector’s Edition’. Having this version is definitely worth it keeping in mind all the goodies that come along with this set.