Classic Film Club



Featured Players

Frances Drake (1935)

Frances Drake

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

Source of Film

Les Miserables (1862)

By the time Victor Hugo, at the age of 60, published Les Misérables, he was a renowned poet in France and novelist throughout the world.   His most popular novel to date had been The Hunchback of Notre-Dame, published in 1831.

Producer Detail

Darryl F. Zanuck

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Film Synopsis

A tale, based on the 1862 Victor Hugo novel, about a man sentenced to 10 years hard labor after stealing a piece of bread.   Upon release he is hounded by a determined police officer.   Fredric March and Charles Laughton star.

Film Awards

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences


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