Franchise / Pinocchio

The enduringly popular story of the living puppet Pinocchio has appeared in various media over the years. This is an index for all the Pinocchio-related pages on TV Tropes.

Works in the Pinocchio franchise with TV Tropes pages:

Adaptations and other derivative works that may be referenced but have no page on the wiki (yet):

  • The Golden Key, or The Adventures of Buratino (1936), a Russian retelling of Collodi's book by Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy that has itself seen several movie adaptations.
  • The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972), Italian life-action tv miniseries directed by Luigi Comencini that feature an All-Star Cast of italian actors as Gina Lollobrigida and Nino Manfredi.
  • Pinocchio's Christmas (1980), a Rankin/Bass special that's a holiday-flavored adaptation of the book.
  • The New Adventures of Pinocchio (1999), a sequel to the 1996 live-action film, this time directed by Michael Anderson and replacing most of the cast except Martin Landau and Udo Kier.
  • Pinocchio (2002), live-action film directed by and starring Roberto Benigni.
  • Pinocchio 3000 (2004), often shortened to "P 3 K", computer-animated film, by Daniel Robichaud. (Also laps into Recycled IN SPACE! territory.)
  • The Adventures of Pinocchio (2007), opera by Jonathan Dove and Alasdair Middleton.
  • Welcome Back Pinocchio (2007), animated film by Orlando Corradi.
  • Pinocchio (2009) a Star Studded miniseries starring among others the late Bob Hoskins as Geppetto, Robbie Kay as Pinocchio and popular italian comedian Luciana Littizzetto as a reworked Jiminy Cricket.
  • Pinocchio (2013)
  • A Tree of Palme (2002), An anime film by Takashi Nakamura, the same guy who made Anime/Catnapped. Imagine post apocalyptic Pinocchio with a tablespoon of David Lynch thrown in alongside some sweet music by Takashi Harada.

If you are looking for a trope, try Pinocchio Syndrome, Pinocchio Nose, or Become a Real Boy.