Released Date
December 18, 1968
Distributor
United Artists
Genre
Musical
Rating
G
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$7,500,000 + $445 = $7,500,445
95

Dick Van Dyke

as Caractacus Potts

1937-2020

Barbara Windsor

as Blonde

1924-1992

Benny Hill

as Toymaker

91

Sally Ann Howes

as Truly Scrumptious

1909-1986

Robert Helpmann

as Evil Child Catcher

1914-1999

Desmond Llewelyn

as Mr. Coggins

1907-1975

James Robertson Justice

as Lord Scrumptious

1913-1988

Gert Frobe

as Baron Bomburst

1932-2019

Anna Quayle

as Baroness Bomburst

1926-2010

Lionel Jeffries

as Grandpa Bungie Potts

1908-1990

Max Wall

as Inventor

About Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

A down-on-his-luck inventor turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a fancy vehicle for his children, and then they go off on a magical fantasy adventure to save their grandfather in a far-off land.

About

Written by children's author Roald Dahl and director Ken Hughes, the fantasy adventure film centers on an inventor who turns a broken-down Grand Prix car into a vehicle in which he and his children can go on an adventure to save their grandfather in a land far away.  

Trivia

The film is loosely based on Ian Fleming's 1964 novel titled Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang: The Magical Car. The song "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" earned an Academy Award nomination.