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A hirsute Hugh Jackman as Jean Valjean, the hero of the film.
Valjean, imprisoned for stealing bread to feed his starving family, must do hard labour.
Turning his life around, Valjean becomes a father figure to little Cosette.
Fantine (Anne Hathaway) is a poor factory worker who soon falls on even harder times.
Valjean meets Fantine and tries to help, but her situation is beyond desperate
Marius Pontemercy (Eddie Redmayne) leads students in a rebellion against the government.