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Hugo the Hippo Details

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Assembled in Hungarian by novice producer [[Performer~P93207~Robert Halmi~roberthalmisr]] and equally "green" director [[Performer~P118538~Bill Feigenbaum~billfeigenbaum]], Hugo the Hippo is an easygoing feature-length cartoon. Hugo, a baby hippopotamus living in ancient times, is persecuted by a world populated by hippo-haters. Foremost among these reprobates is Aban Khan, who in the English-language version of this film is voiced by [[Performer~P100465~Paul Lynde~paullynde]]. Hugo perseveres with the little help of some new friends, both animal and human. Only fitfully successful in theatres, Hugo the Hippo later gained a huge following thanks to its ready availability in the early days of videocassettes. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi

Crew

Bill Feigenbaum
Director
George Barrie
Producer
Robert Halmi, Sr.
Producer
Thomas Baum
Screenwriter
Tom Baum
Screenwriter
Robert Larimer
Songwriter
Robert Larimer
Composer (Music Score)
Burt Keyes
Composer (Music Score)
Graham Percy
Production Designer
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