is an American romantic film drama first released on 14th August 1952,
directed by Lewis Milestone.
Cinematography was by Joseph LaShelle and the film was scored by Alex North.
It is based on a novel by Victor Hugo and stars Michael Rennie, Debra Paget, Robert Newton, Edmund Gwenn and Sylvia Sidney.
It is a Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation production, produced by Fred Kohlmar and distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation.
The film was released with the tagline: "I sentence you to ten years in the galleys!"
It is a black and white film and runs to 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Our overall rating for Les Miserables
is: good - passable entertainment.
Other memorable films that have been directed by Lewis Milestone include: The Racket
All Quiet on the Western Front
Hallelujah I'm a Bum
The Strange Love of Martha Ivers
(1946). The actor Robert Newton has also appeared in: Fire Over England
Blackbeard, the Pirate
Other drama/romance films of the 1950s from USA that are recommended viewing include: Leo McCarey's An Affair to Remember
Vincente Minnelli's The Bad and the Beautiful
Richard Thorpe's The Prodigal
David Lean's Summertime
Douglas Sirk's Written on the Wind