• 2019
  • Italy, France, UK
  • 2h 5min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Matteo Garrone
  • Cast: Federico Ielapi, Roberto Benigni, Rocco Papaleo
  • Language: Italian
  • UK release: 14 August 2020

The classic tale of the young wooden puppet who yearns to become a real boy gets the live action treatment in this Italian adaptation.

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Cine Kids: Pinocchio (PG)

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