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Les Misérables, Part 2: Fantine (1913)

Les misérables - Époque 2: Fantine (original title)
Jean Valjean, guilty of a minor theft of food, is pursued and hounded for years by a relentless lawman, Javert.

Director:

Albert Capellani

Writers:

Paul Capellani (adaptation), Victor Hugo (novel)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Maria Ventura ... Fantine Thénardier
Maria Fromet ... Cosette
Mistinguett ... Éponine Thénardier
Henry Krauss ... Jean Valjean
Henri Étiévant ... Javert
Émile Mylo Émile Mylo ... Thénardier (as Milo)
Eugénie Nau ... Madame Thénardier
Gabriel de Gravone ... Marius
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jean Angelo
Léon Belières
Léon Bernard
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Storyline

Jean Valjean, guilty of a minor theft of food, is pursued and hounded for years by a relentless lawman, Javert.

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Genres:

Drama

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Details

Country:

France

Language:

French

Release Date:

April 1913 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Les Misérables, Part 2: Fantine See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Pathé Frères See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(episodes)

Sound Mix:

Silent

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Amazing adaption of Les Miserables
24 September 2007 | by Ziggy5446See all my reviews

Albert Capellani produced the first multiple reel feature, "Les Miserables," a production which marked a distinct forward step and still holds favor with the picture public. However, it is here, in his five hour 1913 adaptation of Les Misérables where Capellani made his crowning achievement, earning international respect for himself and Pathé. The film is typically distinguished by his masterful use of long shots, open spaces and crowd scenes. Perhaps a little stilted at times, but overall holds it's own with just about any pre-20s silent film. Today, Capellani is rightly considered to be one of the most important figures in the history of cinema.


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