Skyfall's Sam Mendes in early talks to direct Disney's live-action Pinocchio

The Academy Award-winning director could be pulling the strings for Disney's Pinocchio.

Paul Thomas Anderson attached to write Robert Downey Jr.'s Pinocchio project
Jul 2, 2015

Warner Bros.' competing Pinocchio feature just landed an Academy Award-nominated screenwriter.

What's this? Guillermo del Toro's Pinocchio pic is still alive?
Feb 1, 2013

Wednesday, word of the Pacific Rim director's snipped stop-motion fairytale broke, but today it's back on.

Apparently, Burton's Frankenweenie killed Del Toro's Pinocchio pic
Jan 31, 2013

Guillermo del Toro has been prepping a stop-motion version of the classic story of Pinocchio for a while now. Turns out it’s no longer on the table.

9 classic fairy tales turned into WTF hardcore horror films
Dec 15, 2012

Michael Myers, Jason Voorhees and Freddy Krueger are taking a backseat this Halloween. Do the names Jack Frost, Pinocchio, or The Gingerbread Man sound familiar? Hollywood has turned characters from our favorite children's stories into hardcore killers. No more Mr. and Mrs. Nice Guy—,they're mad as hell and they're not going to take it anymore.