Les Misérables 23 years old

The legend comes to life.

Les Misérables

Jean Valjean, a Frenchman imprisoned for stealing bread, must flee a police officer named Javert. The pursuit consumes both men's lives, and soon Valjean finds himself in the midst of the student revolutions in France.


Uma Thurman
Uma Thurman


Geoffrey Rush
Geoffrey Rush


Liam Neeson
Liam Neeson

Jean Valjean

Claire Danes
Claire Danes


Lennie James
Lennie James


Julian Rhind-Tutt
Julian Rhind-Tutt


All Cast

Name Character
Geoffrey Rush He was 46, now 70 years old as Javert
Uma Thurman She was 28, now 51 years old as Fantine
Peter Vaughan He was 75, 93 years old when he died as Bishop
Lennie James He was 32, now 55 years old as Enjolras
Alex Norton He was 48, now 71 years old as General
Gillian Hanna She was 53, 75 years old when she died as La Thénardier
Liam Neeson He was 45, now 69 years old as Jean Valjean
Claire Danes She was 19, now 42 years old as Cosette
Julian Rhind-Tutt He was 29, now 53 years old as Bamatabois
Toby Jones He was 31, now 54 years old as Doorkeeper
Hans Matheson He was 22, now 45 years old as Marius
Jon Kenny He was 40, now 63 years old as Thénardier
Sylvie Koblížková She was 13, now 36 years old as Eponine
Mimi Newman as Cosette as Child
Ian Cregg as Feuilly
Shane Hervey as Gavroche
Edward Tudor-Pole He was 42, now 65 years old as Landlord
Kelly Hunter She was 37, now 60 years old as Mme. Victurien


Name Department
Rafael Yglesias as Screenplay. He was 43 (now 67) years old Writing
Sarah Radclyffe as Producer. She was 47 (now 70) years old Production
Bille August as Director. He was 49 (now 72) years old Directing
Leo Davis as Casting. Production
James Gorman as Producer. Production
Janus Billeskov Jansen as Editor. He was 46 (now 69) years old Editing
Victor Hugo as Novel. He was 196 (83) years old when He died Writing
Anna Asp as Production Design. She was 51 (now 75) years old Art
Jörgen Persson as Director of Photography. He was 32 (now 55) years old Camera
Les Misérables poster
Les Misérables (23 years)

The legend comes to life.

  • Release day: Friday, May 01, 1998
  • Runtime: 134 minutes
  • Revenue: 14096321.00