PG | | Adventure, Drama, Family
In Paris in 1931, an orphan named Hugo Cabret who lives in the walls of a train station is wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.
If you don't include the credits, the film is exactly two hours long, down to the second.
It's in color!
Mama Jeanne: Of course it is, we tinted them. We painted them by hand, frame by frame.
The movie is set in 1931. From 1925 to 1934 the Eiffel tower had illuminated signs for Citroën adorned three of the tower's four sides. However in the movie the lights on the tower are as they are today, with no Citroën sign on it.
There is only one opening credit, the film's title, which does not appear until nearly 15 minutes into the film.
€1,764,073 (Italy) (5 February 2012)
$73,864,507 (USA) (12 April 2012)
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