Does this mean that Gene Wilder, who played Willy Wonka in Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
, described Burton's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
as an insult?
Is the argument being made that the opinion of employed thespians should be respected, while their unemployed brethren should be given less respect? Considering the life that these people live, which varies from periods of unemployment to employment, and back again, how is this a sound argument?