Come here often? Make XFINITY.com your homepage » close

close

Your XFINITY Connect session has timed out due to inactivity. Click here to go back close

iVillage: Holiday Movies 2012

'Les Miserables'

Release Date: Dec. 25

The Plot: Victor Hugo’s timeless novel gets the big-screen musical treatment once again with director Tom Hooper ("The King’s Speech"). Here, Hugh Jackman plays an ex-con who raises the child (Amanda Seyfried) of an unwed mother (Anne Hathaway).

The Buzz: "Les Miserables'" stage productions have earned eight Tonys and reportedly more than $400 million in ticket grosses. Musicals can be a tough sell -- just see the 1998 movie version of "Les Miserables." Still, Hooper is an Oscar-winning director working with two trained stage talents (Jackman and Hathaway) and has a knack for pulling off period pieces. Said Hathaway to MTV, "This is the first time anyone has ever tried it like this."

(CREDIT: Universal Pictures)
The Full Story from iVillage.com
iVillage




The opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Comcast.

Ad Info - Ad Feedback

Ad Info - Ad Feedback

Loading...