Les Miserables: After Many Incarnations, the Epic Story Finally Becomes a Big-Screen Musical Adaptation
12.19.12 by reelz
It's been 150 years since the release of Victor Hugo's novel Les Miserables, and the politically charged story set during the French Revolution has consistently connected with readers and audience members alike. Focus On is taking a behind-the-scenes look at how the world's most successful stage musical became an epic, critically acclaimed movie. In this clip, director Tom Hooper discusses his strategy to make sure that super fans of the musical would be pleased with the movie adaptation.
Focus On: Les Miserables premieres Thursday night at 1am ET/ 10pm PT, and airs several times over the weekend including 11am ET on Friday and 9:30am ET on Saturday.
Focus On: Les Miserables
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