8 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including: BEST PICTURE, ACTOR and SUPPORTING ACTRESS! Fight. Dream. Hope. Love.
Based on the long-running Broadway musical, this new film is set against the backdrop of 19th-century France. "Les Miserables" tells the enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption--a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Jackman plays ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless and obsessed policeman Javert (Crowe) after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's (Hathaway) young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.
- Rated: PG-13 for suggestive and sexual material, violence and thematic elements.