Les Misérables (BBC)
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Item number NP6HM
Discover BBC's thrillingly epic adaptation of Victor Hugo's classic tale Les Misérables.Against the epic backdrop of 19th century France at a time of civil unrest, Les Misérables is the story of Jean Valjean, a former convict unable to escape the shadow of his past life.
His future is threatened by his nemesis, the chilling police officer and former prison guard Javert, who is determined to bring him to justice. Meanwhile Fantine, a working class woman abandoned by her rich lover, is driven to increasingly desperate measures to provide for her young daughter.
Their stories collide and as revolutionary violence ignites on the streets of Paris, Jean Valjean begins an epic journey towards self-acceptance, redemption and love.
Stars Dominic West (The Wire, The Affair), David Oyelowo (Selma), Lily Collins (Love, Rosie), Adeel Akhtar (The Night Manager), Josh O'Connor (God's Own Country), Ellie Bamber (Nocturnal Animals), Derek Jacobi (Gladiator) and Olivia Colman (Broadchurch; The Favourite).
Running time: 360 minutes