The Adventures of Pinocchio
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1996)

Unlike the more familiar animated Pinocchio by Disney, there are no song interludes here, and characters added to the story by Disney (such as Jiminy Cricket) are not included. Producer Francis Ford Coppola and director Steve Barron, (known… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: September 30, 1997
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Critic Score: 27% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Andy Seiler
USA Today

It's the woodsy children's movie Walt Disney didn't want to make: chockablock with mischievous mayhem and light on the sap.

Scott Weinberg

Borderline-creepy live-action adaptation.

Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

A bland reworking of the classic tale

Steve Rhodes
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If there is a single reason why this version works so well, it has to be the design of the visual effects (Angus Bickerton) for Pinocchio.

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Clint Morris

Far from Disney, but still quite charming

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Flixster Audience Score: 26% Flixster User Reviews
Michael Edwards
The puppetry is some of the best ive ever seen in a film, well it was made by the Jim Henson workshop
Wahida K
This is a beautiful Pinochio Movie. It makes you gasp, lol, and smile at the end.
Jeremy Smith
This movie is a travesty. A piece of the original Pinocchio died with the creation of this film.
Lafe Fredbjornson
A quality live-action telling of the Pinocchio story with a real puppet as Pinocchio and Martin Landau as Gepetto. It's very imaginative with nice visuals.… More
Coxxie Mild Sauce
...........................thank you that is all.
Frisby 2007
It's beyond the Disney classic, & it's creepy-as hell. But it was a little entertaining for me when I was a kid.

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