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World Premiere of ‘Hugo’

Ziegfeld Theatre and Metropolitan Club. November 21, 2011. By Peggy Truong

What did you think of the film? “It was the first time I ever saw a 3-D film. I still think it’s weird wearing those glasses.” —TONY DANZA

MARTIN SCORSESE

What kind of toys did you play with as a child? “It was hard. I grew up with four brothers, so every time I had a Barbie around, they’d cut the hair off and burn it.” —Chloë Moretz

VERA FARMIGA

Time is one of the themes of the film. Are you known for being on time? “For a massive occasion, everyone likes to be a tiny bit late. But yeah, I’m on time. Ish.” —ASA BUTTERFIELD

SACHA BARON COHEN

You are a glasses guy. Do you think 3-D glasses will ever be in fashion? “No. Definitely not. I was actually close to getting lenses that change color, but then I realized…I realized.” —CARY FUKUNAGA

Time is a big theme of the movie. Are you big on keeping time? “I do not wear a watch. I never had a watch, even before cell phones. I have really skinny wrists.” —STEVE BUSCEMI

BRIAN SELZNICK

What kind of toys did you play with as a child? “I just have a memory of feeling very guilty about my toys because I would leave them in the cupboard and not play with them, and watch television instead.” —EMILY MORTIMER

“ ” —SPIKE LEE

Time is one of the themes of the film. Are you known for being on time? “I’m embarrassingly on time. If I’m a minute late, I get crazy anxiety. And in New York, everyone’s late. I’m always sitting alone in restaurants for half an hour waiting for people.” —CELINE RATTRAY

SIR BEN KINGSLEY

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