In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted yesteryear the ruthless officer Javert afterward breaking parole, agrees to tending for a manufacturing works life worker's daughter. The determination changes their lives for ever.
William Nicholson (screenplay), Alain Boublil (screenplay), five to a greater extent than credits »
Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Anne Hathaway
Jean Valjean, known every bit Prisoner 24601, is released from prison theatre together with breaks parole to usage a novel life for himself land evading the traveling steal of the persistent Inspector Javert. Set inward post-revolutionary France, the floor reaches resolution against the background of the June Rebellion.
25 Dec 2012 (USA)
Budget: $61,000,000 (estimated)
Opening Weekend: $27,281,735 (USA) (28 Dec 2012)
Gross: $148,775,460 (USA)(29 March 2013)
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