There a movie adaptation of the Invention of Hugo Cabret ahead of us. Director Martin Scorsese is indeed working on Hugo Cabret, a 3D movie adaptation of Brian Selznick’s bestseller. The cast includes Ben Kingsley, Sacha Baron Cohen, Asa Butterfield, Chloe Moretz, Jude Law, Ray Winstone, and Christopher Lee.
Here below a first look at Asa Butterfield, Chloe Moretz and Ben Kingsley on the set of Hugo Cabret:
“Set in the 1930’s, the film revolves around an orphan boy (Asa Butterfield) who lives a secret life in the walls of a Paris train station. When Hugo encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl (Chloe Moretz), and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop (Ben Kingsley), he is caught up in a magical, mysterious adventure that could put all of his secrets in jeopardy.”
A few words from Ben Kingsley about his role as Georges Méliès in the movie Hugo Cabret:
The release date of Hugo Cabret is set for December 9, 2011.