PG-13 | | Drama, History, Musical
In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever.
Anne Hathaway actually allowed her hair to be cut very short for the scene where Fantine's hair is cut. Her male hairdresser was put in a dress to double as the haircutting woman, actually cutting Hathaway's hair on set.
Look down, look down, don't look them in the eye.
Chain Gang: Look down, look down, you're here until you die.
During the final scene, the sky changes between shots from being cloudy to having few or no clouds.
The film opens without any opening credits. The title of the film is stated just before the closing credits.
$28,027,000 (USA) (30 December 2012)