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Les Misérables (1948)
"Caccia all'uomo" (original title)

 -  Drama  -  24 March 1952 (USA)
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Jean Valjean, pursued through the years for a minor infraction by the implacable policeman Javert, attempts to create a life for himself and for his adopted daughter Cosette amid the ... See full summary »

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Jean Valjean, pursued through the years for a minor infraction by the implacable policeman Javert, attempts to create a life for himself and for his adopted daughter Cosette amid the revolutionary struggles of France. Written by Jim Beaver <jumblejim@prodigy.net>

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First part of the adapation of Hugo's novel "Les misérables". The second part is called Tempesta su Parigi (1948). See more »

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