Pinocchio Frank Churchill, Leigh Harline and Ned Washington penned the tunes for this 1940 Disney classic about a wooden puppet transformed into a little boy, including the first song from an animated film to win the best song Oscar When You Wish Upon a Star, which is performed by Jiminy Cricket (Cliff Edwards). The haunting tune is heard over the Disney logo in animated films. Other beloved tunes from the film include Give a Little Whistle, Hi-Diddle-Dee Dee (An Actors Life for Me) and Ive Got No Strings.
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