AMC showing Willy Wonka, Blazing Saddles this weekend

Posted: 1:06 PM, Sep 01, 2016
Updated: 2016-09-01 17:06:08Z

In honor of Gene Wilder, who passed away on Monday at the age of 83, AMC Theatres will have special screenings of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" and "Blazing Saddles" this weekend.

There aren't many locations, and the AMC Livonia is the only theatre showing the films this weekend.

Willy Wonka has one showing at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3 and Sunday, Sept. 4 with the showing of Blazing Saddles at 7:30 p.m.

The Redford Theatre also says it will be showing Blazing Saddles on Friday, Sept. 16. 

Tickets are available for the showings this weekend here .