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Title Les misérables [videorecording] / Warner Bros. presents ; in association with Les Films 13/TF1 Films Production ; with the participation of Canal+ ; a Claude Lelouch film ; written and directed by Claude Lelouch.

Publication Info. Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, 1996.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Henry C Adams Memorial Lib Adult Non-Fiction - HCAG-7  792.642 LES VIDEO    AVAILABLE
Description 2 videocassettes (175 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videocassette vf rdacarrier
System Details VHS, NTSC.
Cast Jean-Paul Belmondo, Michel Boujenah, Alessandra Martines, Annie Girardot, Clementine Celarie, Philippe Léotard.
Note Inspired by Victor Hugo's classic novel.
Credits Music, Francis Lai, Philippe Servain, Erik Berchot, Michel Legrand, Didier Barbelivien.
Note Originally released as motion picture in 1995.
Hi-fi Dolby surround stereo ; digitally processed.
Summary During the Nazi occupation of France, Henri Fortin is a true and simple man whose life parallels that of Jean Valjean, the hero of the novel, Les misérables.
"Henri Fortin is poor and iliterate former boxer. Ziman is rich Jewish lawyer from Paris. During WWII they meet when Fortin agrees to drive Ziman's family to Switzerland. Intrigued by Victor Hugo's novel 'Les misérables', Fortin asks the Zimans to read that book to him during the travel. Before the end of movie every main character would see his character in situations similar to those in Hugo's novel"--Internet movie database plot summary.
Awards Winner of the "Golden Globe Award as 1995's Best Foreign Language Film."
Audience Rated R.
Language In French with white English subtitles.
Subject Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885 -- Film adaptations.
Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885. Misérables -- Drama.
Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885. (OCoLC)fst00040981
German Occupation of France (1940-1945) (OCoLC)fst01353176
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Misérables (Hugo, Victor) (OCoLC)fst01356916
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Drama.
Ex-convicts -- France -- Drama.
Jews -- France -- Drama.
Ex-convicts. (OCoLC)fst00917418
Jews. (OCoLC)fst00983135
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
France -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Drama.
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 -- Drama.
France. (OCoLC)fst01204289
Genre/Form Feature films.
Foreign language films -- French.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Lelouch, Claude, 1937- director, author of screenplay.
Belmondo, Jean-Paul, 1933- actor.
Boujenah, Michel, actor.
Martines, Alessandra, 1963- actor.
Girardot, Annie, 1931-2011, actor.
Célarié, Clémentine, 1957- actor.
Léotard, Philippe, actor.
Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885. Misérables.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
Films 13.
TF1 Films Production.
Studio Canal+.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Added Title Misérables (Motion picture : 1995)
Standard No. 8539141413
ISBN 0790727366
Music No. 14141 Warner Bros.

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