Film Reviews for Sophisticated Cinephiles

A movie review podcast hosted by Hollywood critics, Les Roberts and Ann Elder. Each episode contains an in depth analysis of a chosen film. Les and Ann's Hollywood experience gives them the insight to discuss plot, script, casting, and whatever else you might want to know!

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The Aptly Titled "Les Miserables"

Review Summary: Contrary to common opinion, Ann & Les did not like this movie. They thought the casting was terrible and the script should have included some dialogue.

Plot: This is a musical retelling of the classic Victor Hugo novel, which tells the story of an escaped criminal, Jean Valjean, who is pursued by the ruthless French police officer Javert. 158 minutes runtime.

Director: Tom Hooper

Writer: William Nicholson*

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe and Anne Hathaway

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