Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
US silver peace dollar pays for a "Golden Ticket"
The 2005 film "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" features a United States Peace silver dollar.
Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka, the owner of the Wonka Candy Factory.
hidden in five candy bars, the winners will receive a tour of the factory and other prizes.
He hopes to win one of the tickets.
It does not have the prize ticket, but he then finds a paper currency note and buys another candy bar
which contains a winning ticket.
He joins the other winners on a tour of the magical factory.
as Willy Wonka.
A different large silver coin was featured in that film.
Coins in Movies - Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
3. Charlie's house
The factory is in the background.
4. Charlie's parents
5. The Wonka contest notice
6. Charlie's grandfather gives him something
7. It is a big coin
The coin is a United States Peace type silver dollar, made from 1921 to 1935.
8. United States 1922 Peace silver dollar
9. Charlie sees something in the snow
It is a paper note.
10. Charlie looks at the note
The note appears to be a specially made film prop note.
11. The other side of the note
12. Charlie buys a Wonka candy bar
This one contains a winning ticket.
13. The winners and a crowd outside the factory
14. The winners line up
15. Willy Wonka in sunglasses
16. Willy Wonka revealed
17. The tour begins
The rest of the film is too fantastic to show here.
Johnny Depp as Willy Wonka
Freddie Highmore as Charlie Bucket
Helena Bonham Carter as Mrs. Bucket
Noah Taylor as Mr. Bucket
Writers: John August, Roald Dahl (novel)
Producer: Warner Bros Productions.