We're still talking about Pinocchio (1940) and we're really wondering, do whales sneeze? Other topics include Jiminy Cricket's HR violations, how the dangers Pinocchio faces are still problems today, and if we think the scary parts go too far for kids. Next up: Fantasia! Part one will be posted on February 8th, 2023.
Note: We reference some deleted scenes that can be found under the Extras menu on Disney+. Other sources you might find useful:
- Buy Pinocchio on DVD
- Disney Fandom Wiki
- Wikipedia: The Adventures of Pinocchio
- Wikipedia: When You Wish Upon a Star
- Rogert Ebert's 1998 Review
- The Hollywood Reporter's 1940 Review
- The Adventures of Pinocchio on Project Gutenberg
- Buy The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi
- Once Upon a Time
- A list of Jiminy Cricket's educational serials
- The Library of Congress National Film Registry
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