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Les Misérables (5-Dec-2012)

Director: Tom Hooper

Writer: William Nicholson

From novel by: Victor Hugo

From a play by: Claude-Michel Schönberg; Alain Boublil; Herbert Kretzmer

Keywords: Drama

Silver-screen adaptation of the classic novel and stage musical tells the tale of ex-convict Jean Valjean's trials and tribulations in 19th-century France.

Les Miserables returns to the big screen once more in arguably its most epic permutation yet, with a star-studded cast featuring Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, and Sacha Baron Cohen telling the classic saga of French ex-convict Jean Valjean's highs, lows, and narratives intersecting with those of other characters in 19th-century France. Won Academy Awards for Best Supporting Actress, Best Makeup, and Best Sound Mixing; nominated for five others, including Best Picture and Best Actor.

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NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Helena Bonham Carter
26-May-1966   Marla in Fight Club
Sacha Baron Cohen
13-Oct-1971   Boyakasha! Respec
Russell Crowe
7-Apr-1964   A Beautiful Mind
Anne Hathaway
12-Nov-1982   The Princess Diaries
Hugh Jackman
12-Oct-1968   X-Men
Eddie Redmayne
6-Jan-1982   Red
Amanda Seyfried
3-Dec-1985   Mean Girls


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