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Hugo Pool (1997)

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Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease.

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Pool Supply Man
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Franz Mazur
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Minerva
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Floyd Gaylen
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Andy the Orderly
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Sad Old Man
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Bad Advice Father
Michael Mazzola ...
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Chick Chicalini
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Irwin
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Lifeguard
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Drowning Matron
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Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease. Written by Anonymous

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A comedy with serious relief

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated R for language and sex-related material | See all certifications »
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12 December 1997 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,620 (USA) (12 December 1997)

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$3,620 (USA) (12 December 1997)
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Trivia

Malcolm McDowell replaced Alan Arkin. See more »

Goofs

When the water truck comes around the corner the image is reversed. The driver is on the right side of the cab and the license plate is seen as if you were looking in a mirror. See more »

Quotes

Franz Mazur: I'm too superficial to be hurt.
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Soundtracks

Jovano Jovanke
Traditional Greek Folk Song
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Blue water, blue shoes!
17 October 1998 | by (FLORIDA) – See all my reviews

This movie is worth seeing for two very funny scenes- Malcolm McDowell fighting with his alter-ego puppet and Sean Penn in his blue shoes. The story is very light-hearted and Patrick Dempsey as the young man with lou gehrig's disease imparts a real sensuality to the role. As usual Downey and Lewis add a weird element- but is a fun day with the pool girl, her mom and various inhabitants of the not so rich people of California.


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