There are a number of fabulous book adaptations coming out over the Christmas/New Year break.Here is a selection to look out for. You can view the trailers on our YouTube channel.
Directed by Oscar winner Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech), Les Miserables has been adapted from the stage musical, based on Victor Hugo’s classic French historical novel.
The stellar cast is led by two Australians, Hugh Jackman as ex-convict Jean Valjean, and Russell Crowe as the misguided Inspector Javert. The film also stars Anne Hathaway, Amanda Seyfried, Helena Bonham Carter, Sacha Baron Cohen and Eddie Redmayne.
Les Miserables is released on Boxing Day.
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