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AMC Town Square to screen Gene Wilder double feature

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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.)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Movie theater chain AMC plans to screen two of Gene Wilder's biggest films this weekend in tribute of the comedic actor's career.

Blazing Saddles and the more family-friendly Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory will screen in Las Vegas at AMC's cinema at Town Square Las Vegas. Willy Wonka will screen at 5 p.m. and Saddles will screen at 7:30 p.m. each night on Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets for the screening of each movie is $5.

You can purchase tickets ahead of time here.

Wilder passed away on August 27. He was 83.

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