Les Miserables Poster Drops: Cosette and Effect

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The new poster for Les Miserables mimics the famous book cover and playbill featuring a closeup of Isabelle Allen as Cosette, with stern gaze and fluttering hair. Take a look:

Les Miserables Cosette Poster

Allen plays a young Cosette, with Amanda Seyfried as the teenaged version of the character. Hugh Jackman (The Wolverine) stars as Jean Valjean, with Russell Crowe as Inspector Javert, and Anne Hathaway (The Dark Knight Rises) as Fantine.

The film is based on the stage musical, which in turn is based on the novel by Victor Hugo. The story follows the lives of various characters leading up to the June Rebellion in 1832 Paris.

Sacha Baron Cohen (The Dictator), Samantha Barks, and Helena Bonham Carter also star. Les Miserables is directed by Tom Hooper, and will hit theaters Christmas day.

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Les Miserables Quotes

To love another person is to see the face of God.

Jean Valjean

Jean Valjean: How have you come to grief in a place such as this?
Fantine: M'sieur, don't mock me now, I pray. It's hard enough I've lost my pride. You let your foreman send me away - yes, you were there, and turned aside. I never did no wrong
Jean Valjean: Is it true, what I have done? To an innocent soul? Had I only known then...
Fantine: My daughter's close to dying. If there's a God above... He'd let me die instead...
Jean Valjean: In His name my task has just begun, I will see it done!

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Les Miserables is even more boisterous than the stage version on which it is based. On many fronts it is jaw-dropping what director Tom...

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