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Inspector Javert (Character)
from Les Misérables (2012)

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Les Misérables -- In 19th-century France, ex-prisoner Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole, agrees to care for factory worker Fantine’s daughter, Cosette. The fateful decision changes their lives forever.

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Overview

Biography:
Javert is an cunning, fearsome, ruthless policeman as the main antagonist in Les Miserables... See more »
Alternate Names:
Etienne Javert / Insp. Javert / Inspecteur Javert / Inspecto Javert / InspectorJauvert / Javert

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  1. Les Misérables (2012) Played by Russell Crowe (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les Miz" - USA (informal alternative title)
  2. Les Misérables in Concert: The 25th Anniversary (2010) Played by Norm Lewis (as Javert) / Roger Allam (as Javert)

  3. "Re mizeraburu: shoujo kozetto" (2007) TV series Played by Takashi Matsuyama (as Javert)
  4. "Les Misérables"
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)
        - Episode #1.4 (2002) TV episode, Played by John Malkovich (as Javert)
        - Episode #1.3 (2002) TV episode, Played by John Malkovich (as Javert)
        - Episode #1.2 (2002) TV episode, Played by John Malkovich (as Javert)
        - Episode #1.1 (2002) TV episode, Played by John Malkovich (as Javert)

  5. Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh (1998) (TV) Played by Philip Quast (as Javert)
    ... aka "Great Performances: Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh" - USA (series title)
    ... aka "Hey, Mr. Producer!" - USA (short title)
  6. Les Misérables (1998) Played by Geoffrey Rush (as Javert)
  7. "Great Performances"
        - Les Misérables in Concert (1995) TV episode, Played by Philip Quast (as Javert)
  8. Les Misérables (1995) Played by Philippe Khorsand (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)

  9. Gavroche (1987) (TV) Played by Arno Wyzniewski (as Javert)
  10. Les Misérables (1982) Played by Michel Bouquet (as Inspecteur Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)

  11. Les Miserables (1978) (TV) Played by Anthony Perkins (as Javert)
  12. "Los miserables" (1974) TV series Played by Antonio Passy (as Javert)
  13. Ego Hugo (1973) (TV) Played by Ronald Lacey (as Javert)
  14. "Les Misérables"
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)
        - L'épopée rue Saint-Denis (1972) TV episode, Played by Bernard Fresson (as Javert)
        - La masure Gorbeau (1972) TV episode, Played by Bernard Fresson (as Javert)

  15. "Les Misérables"
        - Redemption (1967) TV episode, Played by Anthony Bate (as Insp. Javert)
        - Insurrection (1967) TV episode, Played by Anthony Bate (as Insp. Javert)
        - The Trap (1967) TV episode, Played by Anthony Bate (as Insp. Javert)
        - Sanctuary (1967) TV episode, Played by Anthony Bate (as Insp. Javert)
        - Cosette (1967) TV episode, Played by Anthony Bate (as Insp. Javert)
          (4 more)
  16. "I miserabili"
        - I candelieri del vescovo (1964) TV episode, Played by Tino Carraro (as Javert)
        - Ponine (1964) TV episode, Played by Tino Carraro (as Javert)
        - Gavroche (1964) TV episode, Played by Tino Carraro (as Javert)
        - La topaia Gorbeau (1964) TV episode, Played by Tino Carraro (as Javert)
        - Cosetta (1964) TV episode, Played by Tino Carraro (as Javert)
          (3 more)
  17. "Le théâtre de la jeunesse"
        - Jean Valjean (1963) TV episode, Played by Georges Géret (as Javert)
        - Gavroche (1962) TV episode, Played by Marcel Bozzuffi (as Javert)
        - Cosette (1961) TV episode, Played by Marcel Bozzuffi (as Javert)

  18. Les Misérables (1958) Played by Bernard Blier (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)
  19. Les Miserables (1952) Played by Robert Newton (as Etienne Javert)

  20. Tempesta su Parigi (1948) Played by Hans Hinrich (as Javert)
  21. Les Misérables (1948) Played by Hans Hinrich (as Javert)
    ... aka "Caccia all'uomo" - Italy (original title)
  22. Los miserables (1943) Played by Antonio Bravo (as InspectorJauvert)

  23. Gavrosh (1937) Played by A. Korablev (as Javert)
    ... aka "Gavroche" - International (English title) (informal title)
  24. Les Misérables (1935) Played by Charles Laughton
  25. Les Misérables (1934) Played by Charles Vanel (as Inspecteur Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)

  26. Les Misérables (1925) Played by Jean Toulout (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables" - France (original title)
  27. Aa mujô - Dai ippen: Hôrô no maki (1923) Played by Hiroshi Masakuni (as Inspecteur Javert)

  28. Les Misérables (1917) Played by Hardee Kirkland (as Javert)
  29. Les Misérables, Part 4: Cosette and Marius (1913) Played by Henri Étiévant (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables - Époque 4: Cosette et Marius" - France (original title)
  30. Les Misérables, Part 3: Cosette (1913) Played by Henri Étiévant (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables - Époque 3: Cosette" - France (original title)
  31. Les Misérables, Part 2: Fantine (1913) Played by Henri Étiévant (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables - Époque 2: Fantine" - France (original title)
  32. Les Misérables, Part 1: Jean Valjean (1913) Played by Henri Étiévant (as Javert)
    ... aka "Les misérables - Époque 1: Jean Valjean" - France (original title)
  33. Les misérables (1912) Played by Henri Étiévant (as Javert)

  34. Les Misérables (1909) Played by William V. Ranous (as Javert)
  35. Les Miserables (Part I) (1909) Played by William V. Ranous (as Javert)
    ... aka "The Galley Slave" - USA (alternative title)

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Quotes:
From "Great Performances: Les Misérables in Concert (#24.10)" (1995)
Javert: Now bring me prisoner 24601! Your time is up and your parole's begun. You know what that means?
Jean Valjean: Yes, it means I'm free.
Javert: No! It means you get your yellow ticket of leave. You are a thief!
Jean Valjean: I stole a loaf of bread.
Javert: You robbed a house!
Jean Valjean: I broke a windowpane. My sister's child was close to death, and we were starving!
Javert: You will starve again, unless you learn the meaning of the law!
Jean Valjean: I know the meaning of those nineteen years, a slave of the law!
Javert: Five years for what you did, the rest because you tried to run; yes, 24601!
Jean Valjean: My name is Jean Valjean!
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