PG-13 | | Crime, Drama, History
Valjean, a former criminal, has atoned for his past and now finds himself in the midst of the French Revolution, avoiding a law-obsessed policeman hell-bent on capturing him.
Bille August rejected the original score composed by Gabriel Yared. Yared said he could see it coming because there was 'no harmony' between the two of them. Yared was replaced by Basil Poledouris, who had a limited time to compose a full score. When the film was released, many movie posters listed Yared as composer, not Poledouris.
He lies so well, doesn't he? He's had a lot of practice. A lifetime of lies.
During the revolution, several shots show the Saint Vitus Cathedral in Prague.
Special thanks to the people of Kutná Hora and Mairie De Paris.
$5,011,840 3 May 1998