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Hugo the Hippo  Cover Image DVD DVD

Hugo the Hippo

Halmi, Robert, 1957- (film producer.). Feigenbaum, William, (film director.). Larimer, Robert, (composer,, lyricist.). Keyes, Bert, (composer.). Baum, Thomas, 1940- (author.). Osmond, Marie, 1959- (voice actor.). Osmond, Jimmy, (voice actor.). Ives, Burl, 1909-1995 (voice actor,, narrator.). Morley, Robert, (voice actor.). Lynde, Paul, (voice actor.). Warner Home Video (Firm) (Added Author). Marie Osmond, Jimmy Osmond, Burl Ives, Robert Morley, Paul Lynde. (Cast).


Summary: A young hippopotamus explains why he trusts children but has a healthy distrust of all grownups.

Item details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (91 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2015]

Contents / Notes

General Note: In English.
"This disc is expected to play back in DVD video "play only" devices, and may not play back in other DVD devices, including recorders and PC drives."--Container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1975.
Based on the book by Thomas Baum.
Title from container.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Music and lyrics by Robert Larimer ; musical score by Bert Keyes.
Participant or Performer Note: Narration by Burl Ives.
Marie Osmond, Jimmy Osmond, Burl Ives, Robert Morley, Paul Lynde.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: G.
System Details Note:
DVD-R; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation, enhanced for 16x9 TVs; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
In English.
Subject: Hippopotamidae Juvenile drama
Animal welfare Juvenile drama
Africa, East Juvenile drama
Animal welfare
Africa, East
Genre: Animated films.
Fiction films.
Musical films.
Children's films.
Feature films.
Musical films.
Juvenile works.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Children's films.
Animated films.

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