Today In Disney History ~ February 9th

Today In Disney History ~ February 9th

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The 88 minute long Pinocchio was distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. Animation for the movie began in September 1938. In 1994, Pinocchio was added to the United States National Film Registry. It cost $2.289 million to make Pinocchio, but initially the movie was in the red making only 1 million by late 1940. As of 2009 the Domestic Total earned by Pinochip with re-releases and VHS/DVD sales was over $84 million.

TMSM Today in Graphic by Sherry Rinaldi DeHart

Author: Michele

Michele Atwood is the Owner/Editor of The Main Street Mouse and it’s subsidiaries and author of the book “Moving to Main Street U.S.A.” Michele also contributes Disney news to the Joe Kelley Morning Show on 96.5 WDBO in Orlando. She and her family made the move from Michigan to the Orlando area to pursue their Disney dreams. Michele is a life long Disney fan, and has two sons who have followed suit, each going on their first Disney trip before their first birthday’s. Part of the goal Michele has for The Main Street Mouse is not only to keep members informed, but to create somewhat of a Disney Family by relating to others through personal experiences and opinions. Also, Michele is making it a priority to share stories of inspiration and hope to other Disney Fans in an effort to share the Magic and hopefully make a difference in the lives of others.

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