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Les Miserables Teaser Trailer Arrives
Vive la France, man!

30 May 2012  |  Written by Tom Ambrose  

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Yesterday we caught a glimpse at some of the characters of Les Miserables, but now prepare for the whole deal in all its pomp and circumstance as the movie's new trailer storms the internet's ramparts today. It's appeared on YouTube but will no doubt be appearing via official channels soon.

If you're still with us, sit back and appreciate the dulcet tones of Anne Hathaway leading off with a more than creditable rendition of 'I Dreamed A Dream'. Susan Boyle eat your heart out



Tom Hooper's musical promises things we haven't seen since Rob Marshall's Chicago: music, pageant and drama, all wrapped up in old-school Hollywood spectacle.

Joining Hathaway in Victor Hugo's revolutionary tale are Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried and Eddie Redmayne. Les Miserables is out in the UK on January 11, 2013.


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A film adaptation of this musical is long overdue - but definitely worth the wait for these actors. It looks exquisite in all respects, and perfectly-cast. Plus, how can any version be shite when you have Sacha Baron-Cohen and Helena Bonham Carter as the Thénardiers...? Brilliant! More

Posted by Roo at 00:37 on 03 June 2012 | Report This Post

A film adaptation of this musical is long overdue - but definitely worth the wait for these actors. It looks exquisite in all respects, and perfectly-cast. Plus, how can any version be shite when you have Sacha Baron-Cohen and Helena Bonham Carter as the Thénardiers...? Brilliant! More

Posted by Roo at 00:34 on 03 June 2012 | Report This Post

CAN'T WAIT!!
This movie is gonna be awesome! It looks soooo good :) I think it's going to be a big hit at the movies :) More

Posted by JFS at 13:57 on 01 June 2012 | Report This Post

Looks incroyable!
Can't wait, this looks so classy, and we all know the music is masterful! Bravo Tom Hooper et tout les crew. More

Posted by Rich Empire at 23:03 on 31 May 2012 | Report This Post

Oh for god's sake - do your research.
dgribble - they DID do a book adaption back in 1998 with Liam Neeson, Geoffrey Rush and Claire Danes. So quit your whining and do some research. Also, have you never heard a depressing song before?? I'm amazed. More

Posted by londondillon at 03:01 on 31 May 2012 | Report This Post

Oh For God's Sake!
It's like Wicked all over again; why can't someone do an adaption of the damn novel and not THE FECKING MUSICAL! What's depressing about singing and dancing! More

Posted by dgribble at 23:41 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

looks like it would be great- if it werent a bloody musical!
there are perfectly good places where middle aged women can already go as part of a coach trip weekend and see this kinda thing :) More

Posted by mclane1 at 19:52 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

RE: A spectacle within a spectacle !?
I love it when Anne sings. Gives me goosebumps. God I love that woman. More

Posted by doubtlesswonder at 19:40 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

A spectacle within a spectacle !?
My Gaaaad! It's like Inception ... but with jazz hands! More

Posted by Nicky C at 13:30 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

Cannot wait.
Am literally moist now. When it does well (surely 'if' can't even be considered given its success worldwide as a stage show) could we have a film adaptation of Miss Saigon? More

Posted by Revstar at 12:57 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

Cannot wait.
Am literally moist now. When it does well (surely 'if' can't even be considered given its success worldwide as a stage show) could we have a film adaptation of Miss Saigon? More

Posted by Revstar at 12:56 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

Roll on December
This was the first stage musical I ever saw and have loved it ever since. I can't wait to see this on the big screen :-) More

Posted by Cavanman at 12:41 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

Wow
Not normally my thing at all, but looks amazing More

Posted by dakes69 at 11:51 on 30 May 2012 | Report This Post

Good
Wasn't sure about this but this teaser sounds good. Could be a nice film to kick off 2013! More

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