Approved | | Drama, History, Romance
In early 19th Century France an ex-convict who failed to report to parole is relentlessly pursued over a 20 year period by an obsessive policeman.
Charles Laughton had a banner year in 1935, with three of his films being box office successes and nominated for Best Film Academy Awards. Those films were this one, Mutiny on the Bounty (1935) and Ruggles of Red Gap (1935).
Keep these always. Silver they say, but they're more than gold to me!
At c.60 minutes Inspector Javert is knocked unconscious to the ground inside Jean Valjean's house. Immediately afterwards he is seen hammering outside the house with his men trying to gain admittance.