History Disney / Pinocchio

25th Jul '17 4:20:19 PM triton
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* GettingEatenIsHarmless: Pinocchio and Jimminy Cricket (following Geppetto) are swallowed by Monstro the whale but are all perfectly fine and later manage to escape.
21st Jul '17 3:56:59 PM DoctorCooper
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* AdaptationDistillation: Even Carlo Collodi, author of the original story, thought his work was a mess that dragged out ''far'' more than intended due to ExecutiveMeddling. Many agree that the Disney version is noticeably better in terms of storytelling.

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* AdaptationDistillation: Even Carlo Collodi, author This film leaves a lot most of the original story, thought his work was a mess that dragged out ''far'' more than intended due to ExecutiveMeddling. Many agree that subplots of the Disney version is noticeably better in terms of storytelling.book.



** DemotedToExtra: Conversely, the Blue Fairy had a much bigger role, being a mother figure and fulfilling the role of his conscience. In almost every adaptation, most of her actions are done by the cricket character. Another adaptation didn't even have the Blue Fairy, the cricket almost completely taking her place.

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** DemotedToExtra: Conversely, Figaro was based off a minor cat in the Blue Fairy had a much bigger role, being a mother figure and fulfilling the role of his conscience. In almost every adaptation, most of her actions are done by the cricket character. Another adaptation didn't even have the Blue Fairy, the cricket almost completely taking her place. book which Geppetto had.



* DemotedToExtra: In the book, the Blue Fairy had a much bigger role, being a mother figure and fulfilling the role of his conscience. Here, most of her actions are done by the cricket character.



** ValuesDissonance. Contemporary audiences would've instantly recognised the latter as shorthand for bad company (billiard-halls being the places where all that drinking, smoking etc were popularly supposed to happen).
15th Jul '17 1:55:36 PM Redmess
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* SkewedPriorities: When Jiminy goes to tell Gepetto about Pinocchio joining the theatre, he stops himself, saying that would be "snitching". This is skewed because telling a child's parent that their child has run off to the theatre on his own is obviously not a bad thing, and in the child's best interest.
15th Jul '17 1:24:02 PM Redmess
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* HomelessHero: Jiminy Cricket starts out as a drifter, dressed in shabby clothes, sneaking into Gepetto's shop to warm himself by the fire.
15th Jul '17 1:17:57 PM Redmess
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* AndYourRewardIsClothes: When Jiminy offers to be Pinocchio's conscience, the fairy rewards his generosity by giving him a nice set of new clothes to replace the rags he wears at the start of the movie.


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* NiceHat: Jiminy wears a classic top hat.


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* PauperPatches: Jiminy starts dressed this way before the Blue Fairy declares him Pinocchio's conscience and gives him a clothing upgrade.
15th Jul '17 12:53:47 PM Redmess
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** Pinocchio when he first sees Monster swimming at him.

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** Pinocchio when he first sees Monster Monstro swimming at him.
15th Jul '17 12:52:57 PM Redmess
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* PunnyName: Jiminy Cricket, "Honest" John Worthington Foulfellow, Monstro, and even Stromboli ([[DontExplainTheJoke after a volcano near Sicily]]).

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* PunnyName: Jiminy Cricket, "Honest" Cricket (a GoshDangItToHeck version of "Jesus Christ"), "[[HonestJohnsDealership Honest]]" John Worthington Foulfellow, Monstro, and even Stromboli ([[DontExplainTheJoke after a volcano near Sicily]]).
15th Jul '17 8:46:35 AM Redmess
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* TakeThat: After Jiminy sees Pinocchio's success at the theatre, he says "what does an actor want with a conscience anyway?"
14th Jul '17 2:12:50 PM Redmess
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** Its a BlinkAndYoullMissIt moment, but when Pinocchio startles Gepetto, Figaro jumps up, right under his night shirt. No wonder Gepetto's gun goes off.

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** Its a BlinkAndYoullMissIt BlinkAndYouMissIt moment, but when Pinocchio startles Gepetto, Figaro jumps up, right under his night shirt. No wonder Gepetto's gun goes off.
13th Jul '17 2:09:54 PM Redmess
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** While underwater, Pinocchio floats as expected. However, once he ties a rock to himself, he suddenly stops floating and can simply walk along the sea floor, dragging the rock behind him.


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* ArtisticLicensePhysics: While underwater, Pinocchio floats as expected. However, once he ties a rock to himself, he suddenly stops floating and can simply walk along the sea floor, dragging the rock behind him. And then he suddenly starts floating like normal again.
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