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Les misérables

2019 - FRENCH - MOVIE

CrimeDramaThriller

impassioned
  • Jini Score
    89%
  • Critics Score
    80%
  • Rating
    7.8/10
  • Box Office
    $ 9 Million
  • Award Winner
  • Jini Score
    89%
  • Critics Score
    80%
  • Rating
    7.8/10
  • Box Office
    $ 9 Million
  • Award Winner
impassioned
Brigadier Stéphane Ruiz is a young and light-heartened cop who moves to Paris to be closer of his little son after the divorce of his wife. Working in the impoverished suburb of Montfermeil, in the 93th district, where Victor Hugo wrote his famous 1862's novel The Miserables, Ruiz joins the local Anti-Crime Brigade, being paired with veterans but unscrupulous colleagues Chris and Gwada, who are charged with the task to train Ruiz about the way Montfermeil's works and the people to meet. However, his first day in Montfermeil twists in bad way when the owner of a circus and his men meet where drug-lord Le Maire (The Mayor) claiming for a stolen baby lion a few hours ago, blaming him by the theft. Avoiding a fight between Le Maire and circus' owner, the three cops patrol the hood looking for the animal, learning that a troubled kid named Issa is the thief, who stolen to have it as pet. But when Ruiz, Chris and Gwada locate Issa to recover the baby lion, Issa's friends attempt to liberate him from the cops. With the situation out of control, Gwada shots a rubber ball just when Issa tried to escape and hits him in the face, just in the moment that all they realize that a drone of a boy named Buzz recorded all the incident. Patrolling around, Chris and Gwada locate Buzz and start a prosecution to catch him after to learn that drone's card is gone. Hiding in a downstairs, Buzz escapes from Chris and runs to ask refuge to Salah, a Kebab's owner and leader of the each time powerful Muslim brotherhood in the hood. While Issa's friends run to advise Le Maire about the drone and the record, Ruiz, Chris and Gwada moves where Le Pince (The Clamp), a bar's owner in addition to Le Maire's rival and Chris' partner in business, looking for help, at the same time that Ruiz goes to a pharmacy to heal Issa's hurts. But when a confident alerts about Buzz's location, Le Maire, the cops and Le Pince meet at the same time at Salah's local claiming by the card, not measuring the consequences of their acts. Written by Chockys Les misérables is a 2019 French-language Crime Drama motion picture featuring Damien Bonnard, Alexis Manenti, Djebril Zonga, Issa Percia, Al-hassan Ly, Steve Tientcheu and Romain Gavras. The movie is inspired from Les Mis rables by Ladj Ly. SRAB Films in association with Rectangle Productions, Lyly Films, Canal+, Cin +, Arte, Wild Bunch and CNC. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Toufik Ayadi and Christophe Barral. Les misérables is written by Alexis Manenti and Ladj Ly and it is directed by Ladj Ly. Le Pacte acquired the distribution rights for the movie. Les misérables was released on 13th March 2020 in French and English languages and takes a screen time of 103 minutes. The movie made a box office gross of $9 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by Ladj Ly, Giordano Gederlini and Alexis Manenti. Cinematography was done by Julien Poupard and editing by Flora Volpeliere. The music was composed by Pink Noise.

Les misérables Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 5.0/5

100%

Positive Review Rating : 45%

45%
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Awards for Les misérables
  • European Film Awards
    1 WON
    8 NOMINATIONS
  • Cannes Film Festival
    1 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy Awards, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Golden Globes, USA
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • CinEuphoria Awards
    15 WON
    36 NOMINATIONS
  • César Awards, France
    6 WON
    27 NOMINATIONS
  • Lumiere Awards, France
    0 WON
    9 NOMINATIONS
  • Athens International Film Festival
    2 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Huading Award
    0 WON
    5 NOMINATIONS
  • Durban International Film Festival
    2 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Hollywood Post Alliance, US
    0 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Black Reel Awards
    0 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Palm Springs International Film Festival
    1 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Bosphorus Film Festival
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • El Gouna Film Festival
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Jerusalem Film Festival
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Rotterdam International Film Festival
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Goya Awards
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Deauville Film Festival
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Belgian Film Press Union
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Cahiers du Cinéma
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • International Cinematographers' Film Festival Manaki Brothers
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Philadelphia Film Festival
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Globes de Cristal Awards, France
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Denver Film Critics Society
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Stockholm Film Festival
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • San Sebastián International Film Festival
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Indiewire Critics' Poll
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • San Francisco Film Critics Circle
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Film Independent Spirit Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Gold Derby Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Satellite Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • North Texas Film Critics Association, US
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Houston Film Critics Society Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Central Ohio Film Critics Association
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Awards Circuit Community Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS