Pinocchio
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Synopsis

Gepetto, a clock maker, carves a marionette which he names Pinocchio, who he wishes were a real boy. The Blue Fairy grants the puppet life, but he must go through trials to prove himself worthy of being a real boy.

Characters

Jiminy Cricket
(Voice: Cliff "Ukulele Ike" Edwards)
Pinocchio
(Voice: Dickie Jones)
Figaro
Gepetto
(Voice: Christian Rub)
J. Worthington Foulfellow
(Voice: Walter Catlett)
Gideon
(Voice: Melvin Jerome "Mel" Blanc)
Cleo (II)
The Blue Fairy
(Voice: Evelyn Venable)
Stromboli
(Voice: Charles Judels)
Lampwick
(Voice: Frankie Darro)

Music Sources

Washington, Ned and Leigh Harline : "When You Wish Upon a Star "
Washington, Ned and Leigh Harline : "Little Wooden Head "
Washington, Ned and Leigh Harline : "Give a Little Whistle "
Washington, Ned and Leigh Harline : "Hi-Diddle-Dee-Dee (An Actor's Life for Me) "
Washington, Ned and Leigh Harline : "I've Got No Strings "


Awards

Won the 1940 Academy Award (Oscar): Best Original Score
Won the 1940 Academy Award (Oscar): Best Song

Clips Used In:

From All of Us to All of You
Hockey Homicide
The Great Cat Family

Reused Animation Used in:

Alice in Wonderland
All Together (Pinocchio, Geppetto & Figaro)
The Hunting Instinct

Bloopers

  • In the scene where Geppetto tries to extinguish Pinocchio's burning finger, his night cap disappears and reappears between shots.

Trivia

  • Mel Blanc originally recorded dialogue for the character Gideon before it was decided to make him mute. All that remains of Blanc's contributions is a solitary hiccup.

VHS

United States

Pinocchio
Pinocchio

CED Disc

United States

Pinocchio

Laserdisc (CAV)

United States

Pinocchio

Laserdisc (CLV)

United States

Pinocchio

DVD

United States

Pinocchio (Gold Classic Edition)
Pinocchio (Two Disc 70th Anniversary Platinum Edition)
Pinocchio

Germany

Pinocchio (Special Edition)

Italy

Pinocchio

United Kingdom

Pinocchio

BluRay Disc

United States

Pinocchio (Two Disc 70th Anniversary Platinum Edition Blu-ray/DVD Combo)
Pinocchio

Technical Specifications

Production No.: F-3
MPAA No.: 4646
MPAA Rating: G
Animation Type: Standard (Hand-drawn-Cel) Animation
Aspect Ratio: 1.37 : 1
Color Type: Technicolor
Sound Type: Mono: RCA Sound Recording
Print Type: 35mm
Negative Type: 35mm
Cinematographic Format: Spherical
Original Language: English
Original Country: United States

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From kintutoons32 :

Happy 80th anniversary to the quintessential pinnacle of the craft of the Disney animated cartoon feature film!
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