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Les Miserables (2012)
Jean Valjean, known as Prisoner 24601, is released from prison and breaks parole to create a new life for himself while evading the grip of the persistent Inspector Javert. Set in post-revolutionary France, the story reaches resolution against the background of the June Rebellion.
Year: 2012
Country: UK, USA
Directed by : Tom Hooper
Written by : William Nicholson, Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schönberg, Herbert Kretzmer
Cast: Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne
Literary source: Victor Hugo "Les Misérables"; Alain Boublil, Claude-Michel Schönberg (musical)