A darker version of the classic children's fairy tale of a wooden puppet that transforms into a real living boy.

Directors:

Guillermo del Toro, Mark Gustafson (co-director)

Writers:

Carlo Collodi (characters), Carlo Collodi (novel) | 4 more credits »
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Comments: In active pre-production in Portland, Oregon.
Updated: 1 March 2019
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A dark, twisted retelling of the famous Carlo Collodi fairy tale about the wooden puppet who dreams of becoming a real boy. When Pinocchio comes to life, he turns out not to be that nice of a boy, creating mischief and playing mean tricks. He eventually learns a few lessons.

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Country:

France | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2021 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Pinóquio See more »

Filming Locations:

Portland, Oregon, USA

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Steven Spielberg was asked to direct this project. However, due to the darker nature of this upcoming film, he recommended that the producers consider Guillermo del Toro , because of his work on films like Pan's Labyrinth, Crimson Peak, and Hellboy. See more »

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Featured in AniMat's Crazy Cartoon Cast: The Puppet Master (2018) See more »

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