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Rated PG-13
158 minutes

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format: 35mm

Les MisÚrables (2012)

May 3, 2013 at 6:30 and 10:00 pm in 26-100
May 4, 2013 at 7:00 pm in 26-100

2012 Academy Award Nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (Hugh Jackman), Best Supporting Actress (Anne Hathaway) (WIN!), Best Original Song, Best Production Design, Best Sound Mixing (WIN!), Best Costume Design, Best Makeup and Hairstyling (WIN!)

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les MisÚrables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption -- a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Hugh Jackman plays ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert (Russell Crowe) after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's (Anne Hathaway) young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever. In 2012, the world's longest-running musical brings its power to the big screen in Tom Hooper's sweeping and spectacular interpretation of Victor Hugo's epic tale. [www.rottentomatoes.com]

The piercing sincerity of this stupendous, heart-wrenching epic would move even the most jaded cynic. See it and weep.
      -- Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune. Read this review.