Les Misérables (2012): FYC

Read the Les Misérables screenplay and script

Les Misérables

See the plot, cast, facts, and script from the 2012 historical drama.

Here's what we have on the "Les Mis" adaptation. And, you can also read and download the official screenplay, here, at 8FLiX.


"Les Misérables" Plot Summary.

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells the story of ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert, after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.

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Notable Cast
Hugh JackmanHugh Jackman...Jean Valjean
Russell CroweRussell Crowe...Javert
Anne HathawayAnne Hathaway...Fantine
Amanda SeyfriedAmanda Seyfried...Cosette
Sacha Baron CohenSacha Baron Cohen...Thénardier
Helena Bonham CarterHelena Bonham Carter...Madame Thénardier
Eddie RedmayneEddie Redmayne...Marius
Aaron TveitAaron Tveit...Enjolras
Samantha BarksSamantha Barks...Éponine
Daniel HuttlestoneDaniel Huttlestone...Gavroche

Writing Team

William Nicholson William Nicholson ... Writer (screenplay by)
Alain Boublil Alain Boublil ... Writer (screenplay by) (based on: the original stage musical "Les Misérables")
Claude-Michel Schönberg Claude-Michel Schönberg ... Writer (screenplay by) (based on: the original stage musical "Les Misérables")
Herbert Kretzmer Herbert Kretzmer ... Writer (screenplay by)
Victor Hugo Victor Hugo ... Writer (based on: the original stage musical "Les Misérables", from the novel by)


Notable Wins
Oscar AwardLisa Westcott, Julie Dartnell...Best Achievement in Makeup and Hairstyling
Oscar AwardMark Paterson, Andy Nelson, Simon Hayes...Best Achievement in Sound Mixing
Oscar AwardAnne Hathaway...Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role

Box Office Data

(2012) U.S. Dollars
Opening weekend...$27,281,735
Gross (US & Canada)...$148,809,770
Gross (World)...$441,809,770


The Les Misérables movie poster


Additional Content
Cast Photos...IMDb
Box Office...IMDb Pro
Poster...Official Site
Awards...The 85th Academy Awards

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