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093 Pinocchio - Now That's How You Do a Disney Sidekick!

April 24, 2015
113 min

When you wish upon a podcast, you get the Rotoscopers reviewing Walt Disney's 2nd masterpiece, the 1940 animated classic Pinocchio.


  • Nerdy Couch Discussion:

  • Main Discussion: Pinocchio (1940)

  • Talking about the production history.

  • Diving into the original 1883 book The Adventures of Pinocchio. What did they change from the original story?

  • Jiminy Cricket is the perfect lovable Disney sidekick.

  • Geppetto is a cute, relatable character. But what out! tobacco warning!

  • Talk about the score by Paul Smith and the Pinocchio Legacy Collection.

  • Stromboli is an excellent example of squash and stretch.

  • We meet Honest John and Gideon again.

  • Aw, Pleasure Island. The place of all vices: beer, smoking...and pool!

  • Monstro is one of the main things Mason wants to see in the the live-action remake.

  • Love love love the water effects during this scene.

  • Voicemails: Mark, Sarah, Mark

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