R | | Fantasy, Horror
A suburban defense lawyer mistakenly gives her troubled daughter, Zoe, a wooden puppet belonging to a deceased serial killer. The toy fills the void of friendship in Zoe's life, but Zoe begins to act increasingly strange and violent.
Was written and filmed under the title "The Pinocchio Syndrome", but for unknown reasons, Trimark re-titled it "Pinocchio's Revenge" when the film was completed. It was the director's intention to name it "The Pinocchio Syndrome".
When Sophia is being beaten after tripping in the hall you can clearly see a manicured thumbnail holding onto the object used to beat her to death during the second swing.
On-set Pinocchio wrangler ... Dana Klaren