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Les Misérables (1948)

Caccia all'uomo (original title)
Jean Valjean, pursued through the years for a minor infraction by the implacable policeman Javert, attempts to create a life for himself and for his adopted daughter Cosette amid the ... See full summary »

Director:

Riccardo Freda (as Robert Hampton)

Writers:

Riccardo Freda (screenplay), Victor Hugo (novel) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Gino Cervi ... Jean Valjean
Valentina Cortese ... Fantina
Hans Hinrich Hans Hinrich ... Javert (as Giovanni Hinrich)
Luigi Pavese Luigi Pavese ... Thenardier
Jone Romano Jone Romano ... La Thenardier
Gino Cavalieri Gino Cavalieri ... L'archivista della polizia
Massimo Pianforini Massimo Pianforini ... Il vescovo Myriel
Duccia Giraldi Duccia Giraldi ... Cosetta da bambina
Nino Marchetti Nino Marchetti
Alba Setaccioli Alba Setaccioli
Andreina Pagnani Andreina Pagnani ... Suor Simplicia
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Storyline

Jean Valjean, pursued through the years for a minor infraction by the implacable policeman Javert, attempts to create a life for himself and for his adopted daughter Cosette amid the revolutionary struggles of France. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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Details

Country:

Italy

Language:

Italian

Release Date:

24 March 1952 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Les misérables See more »

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Production Co:

Lux Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

First part of the adapation of Hugo's novel "Les misérables". The second part is called Tempesta su Parigi (1948). See more »

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Version of Les Misérables (1909) See more »

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