Review – Collodi Meets Hellboy (“Guillermo del Toro’s Pinocchio”)

Here we go again! No sooner than Disney’s remade their own 1940 classic animated feature film (with less than favorable results), horror-meister Guillermo del Toro (Hellboy, Pans Labyrinth) takes his crack at it, but this time as a stop-motion film. Well, I’ll give him props for making it unique! Although based on Carlo Collodi’s 1883…

Review – Geppetto Gets Splinters (“Pinocchio”)

There have been tons of remakes, reboots, and reimaginings of Pinocchio this decade alone! And I’m counting Guillermo DelToro’s stop-motion version coming out in December. Too bad Italian author Carlo Collodi isn’t around to collect on the residuals!   In yet another classic-Disney-animated-feature-turned-into-a-live-action-film from the House of Mouse (and there’s lots more to come, too!), we…

Review – Bonkers Benigni Bounces Back (“Pinocchio”)

Pinocchio. The really bizarre 1883 Italian children’s book by Carlo Collodi has been made, remade, and rebooted to death from Disney’s 1940 iconic animated feature film to those .99 cent DVD’s at the Dollar Store. But here’s a new live-action version that’ll leave you questioning your own sanity. Faithful, almost TOO faithful the original book,…