Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night1987

Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night

Directed by Hal Sutherland, and written by Carlo Collodi (novel "The Adventures of Pinocchio"), "Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night" (also known as "Sogni di Pinocchio, I") is an Animation/Fantasy film, released on December 25 of 1987 in the USA , starring Lana Beeson, William Windom, Frank Welker, Linda Gary, Rickie Lee Jones and Liza Minnelli.

A continuation of the family classic.
Directed by:
Hal Sutherland
Novel "The Adventures of Pinocchio":
Carlo Collodi
Lou Scheimer
Associate producer:
John Grusd


Lieutenant Grumblebee finds a large ship on a riverbank. He observes Puppetino?the chief henchman of the Emperor of the Night?remarking that the area is the perfect place to set up. Stakes and ropes fly from the ship, and a circus tent forms. Grumblebee leaves the area.

A year after being made human by the Good Fairy, Pinocchio celebrates his first birthday with Mister Geppetto. The Good Fairy appears and teaches Pinocchio that love is his most powerful gift. She brings to life one of Pinocchio's own [...]



Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the director of "Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night"?

Hal Sutherland has directed movies such as "Journey Back to Oz", released in 1974.

Liza Minnelli has also been directed by Hal Sutherland in "Journey Back to Oz", released in 1974 as Dorothy.


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What was the release date of "Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night"?

"Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night" was initally released in Germany on Friday, August 07, 1987.

Release date in the United States:
  • Friday, December 25, 1987
Release date in the United Kingdom:
  • Monday, April 24, 1995

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