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PG| 2 hr. 6 min.

Plot Summary
Orphaned and alone except for an uncle, Hugo Cabret (Asa Butterfield) lives in the walls of a train station in 1930s Paris. Hugo's job is to oil and maintain the station's clocks, but to him, his more important task is to protect a broken automaton and notebook left to him by his late father (Jude Law). Accompanied by the goddaughter (Chloe Grace Moretz) of an embittered toy merchant (Ben Kingsley), Hugo embarks on a quest to solve the mystery of the automaton and find a place he can call home.

Cast: Ben Kingsley , Sacha Baron Cohen , Asa Butterfield , Chloe Grace Moretz , Ray Winstone , Emily Mortimer , Christopher Lee , Helen McCrory

Director: Martin Scorsese

Genres: Adventure, Fantasy

Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Hugo (2011)

Release Date: November 23rd, 2011|2 hr. 6 min.

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DVD Blu-Ray, February 28: 'Hugo,' 'Johnny English Reborn'

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Eric Larnick on February 28, 2012

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Michael Stuhlbarg On 'Hugo,' Working With Scorsese And Season Three Of 'Boardwalk Empire'

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Alex Suskind on February 22, 2012

There's a scene in season two of "Boardwalk Empire" where Arnold Rothstein, played by Michael Stuhlbarg, gives Nucky Thompson a little gambling lesson. It's one of the many cold, calculating moments f...

What Is 'Hugo'? Oscar Nominees 2012 Guide

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Eric Larnick on February 13, 2012

"Hugo"Nominated For: Best Picture, Best Director (Martin Scorsese), Best Adapted Screenplay (John Logan), Best Cinematography, Best Original Score, Best Art Direction, Best Costume Design, Best Visual...

Martin Scorsese: Blackie, The Dog From 'Hugo,' Was Not 'CGI'd'

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Moviefone Staff on February 8, 2012

Thanks to a successful Awards season campaign by Martin Scorsese, Blackie, the Doberman Pinscher from "Hugo," is on the ballot for the Golden Collar awards. However, the director concedes that the poo...

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