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Fresh Concept Art For Guillermo Del Toro’s Pinocchio

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 […]

Guillermo Del Toro To Co-Direct The Jim Henson Company’s Pinocchio

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 […]

Plans For Insidious 2 Take A Virtual Step Forwards

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 […]

First Look At The Pinocchio Puppet From Gris Grimly And Guillermo Del Toro

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 […]