Day 5 of 12 Days of Gifts: Watch Hugo by Martin Scorsese for free

For the fifth day of its 12 Days of Gifts promotion, Apple is offering Hugo, the 2011 movie by Martin Scorsese, for free.

Here’s a description of the movie:

Welcome to a magical world of spectacular adventure! When wily and resourceful Hugo discovers a secret left by his father, he unlocks a mystery and embarks on a quest that will transform those around him and lead to a safe and loving place he can call home. Academy Award-winning filmmaker Martin Scorsese invites you to experience a thrilling journey that critics are calling “the stuff that dreams are made of.” *Peter Travers, ROLLING STONE

It has a rating of 7.6 stars on IMDb, and has a regular price of $14.99. Download the movie from this link.


The free gift varies based on region, and in certain stores, the app shows Home Alone as the 5th gift. Till now Apple has given away the following gifts in the US:

You can download the 12 Days of Gifts app from this link, to keep a tab on the new gift Apple posts each day until January 6th.

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  • Kos99

    In the UK we got home alone instead of Hugo.

  • DidE

    In spain is “home alone” to

  • João

    In Portugal is Home Alone :)

  • Tomas

    I cant download anything from 12 days of christmas, it says “unable to complete you request, check that your account information is correct and try again” is it becouse my device is jailbroken? i can download just fine on my device that isnt jailbroken

    • david

      in the app, press the i on the top left, scroll down, u will see “your country or region” is underline, press it, change to country to match the apple id country

      • Tomas

        Its already set to sweden, and its set to sweden in my apple acount aswell

        • david

          kill the app and try again, i got 2 account, one in hk, one in canada, works fine

          • Tomas

            Ive alread uninstalled the app and reinstalled it a couiple of times, but nothing seams to help. Not a big deal tho, stil nothing ive wanted so far in the app.