Del Toro's planned Pinocchio movie isn't just a pile of firewood, it's just still growing in the forest.
One of the most interesting animation projects out there is no more.
It was Gris Grimly’s Pinocchio but it’s Guillermo Del Toro’s now, with Mark Gustafson credited as co-director. Del Toro has given a potted history of the pass-the-parcel directorship to EW: Gris has been part of the development of Pinocchio from the start. Originally he approached me to direct it and then I was producing for him to direct […]
When we reported on The Jim Henson Company’s stop-motion adaptation of Carlo Collodi’s Pinocchio last May, illustrator Gris Grimly was expected to direct the film, with Guillermo Del Toro producing. It seems that in the intervening year the creative team has been shaken up a bit, as Del Toro is now set to co-direct the […]
There’s never much of a risk involved when registering a domain name, but you’ll notice that movie studios still only tend to do it with good reason. Consider Sony Pictures, for example. A couple of months back, Fusible caught them registering domain names around the word Skyfall, some of them explicitly mentioning James Bond, and […]
Produced by The Jim Henson Company and Guillermo Del Toro, the next movie version of Pinocchio has some serious geek credentials right out of the gate. I also expect that it will make something of a fan hero out of its director, Gris Grimly, building on the love already earnt with his wonderful books. One […]
You might as well put that stick down right now because here’s more Guillermo del Toro news than you could ever hope to shake it at. Pinocchio Del Toro is producing a stop-motion version of Pinocchio. Here’s what he said about the film at Comic-Con: I will tell you what is a fact. We are […]