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The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)

G  |   |  Fantasy, Family, Adventure  |  26 July 1996 (USA)
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One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he ... See full summary »

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Pinocchio (voice)
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Leona
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Felinet
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Pastry shop baker
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Baker's wife
Richard Claxton ...
Saleo
Griff Rhys Jones ...
Tino
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Professor
Jean-Claude Drouot ...
Magistrate
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Foreman
Teco Celio ...
Henchman
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Storyline

One of puppet-maker Geppetto's creations comes magically to life. This puppet, Pinocchio, has one major desire and that is to become a real boy someday. In order to accomplish this goal he has to learn to act responsibly. This film shows you the adventures on which he learns valuable lessons. Written by Peter Huiskes <huiskes@westbrabant.net>

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A new angle on the classic tale... and that's no lie! See more »


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Release Date:

26 July 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Carlo Collodi's Pinocchio  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$3,832,000 (USA) (26 July 1996)

Gross:

JPY 132,354,100 (Japan) (17 January 1997)
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Trivia

The villain, Lorenzini, played by Udo Kier, gets his name from the novel's author, Carlo Collodi, whose real surname was Lorenzini. See more »

Quotes

[Pinocchio has tricked Volpe and Felinet into drinking the water that turns bad boys into donkeys]
Volpe: [turned into a fox] Don't you just hate that kid?
Felinet: [turned into a cat] Not as much as I hate you!
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Version of The Adventures of Pinocchio (1976) See more »

Soundtracks

All For One
Music and Lyrics by Craig Taubman
Performed by The Morling School Ensemble with Jonathan Shell
Prelude arranged by Rachel Portman
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An underrated film
3 February 2000 | by (Miami, Florida) – See all my reviews

It's hard for me to believe this movie had received such a low rating when it deserves wonderful reviews. Adventures of Pinocchio is a true gem, so perfect, so unique, that it can only be defined as a work of art. You don't have to believe me, just rent it today. I have watched this movie several times and is one of my favorite movies of all times.


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