Les Misrables is the motion-picture adaptation of the beloved global stage sensation seen by more than 60 million people in 42 countries and in 21 languages around the globe and still breaking box-office records everywhere in its 27th year. Helmed by The King's Speech's Academy Award-winning director, Tom Hooper, the Working TitleCameron Mackintosh production stars Hugh Jackman, Oscar winner Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway and Eddie Redmayne.Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misrables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemptiona timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Jackman plays ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert (Crowe) after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantines (Hathaway) young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.In December 2012, the world's longest-running musical brings its power to the big screen in Tom Hoopers sweeping and spectacular interpretation of Victor Hugo's epic tale. With international superstars and beloved songsincluding I Dreamed a Dream, Bring Him Home, One Day More and On My OwnLes Misrables, the show of shows, is now reborn as the cinematic musical experience of a lifetime.
CAST: Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Aaron Tveit
DIRECTOR: Tom Hooper
RUN TIME: 158 min