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The heralded stage musicalization of the Victor Hugo classic is finally, and effectively, brought to the big screen in this elaborate adaptation from director Tom Hooper. Hugh Jackman stars as Jean Valjean, the ex-convict struggling to flee his past, and Russell Crowe as Javert, the constable determined to haunt Valjean for his sole act of desperate larceny. Also stars Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried. Memorable soundtrack includes "I Dreamed a Dream," "Bring Him Home," "One Day More." 158 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English DTS HD 7.1 Master Audio, DTS 5.1, Dolby Digital 5.1, DVS Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish, French; audio commentary; featurettes. Two-disc set.