ChristianCinema.com: 1-888-466-8432
   HomeTheatrical ReleasesLes Miserables (2012): Not Family Approved My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
SHOP CATEGORIES
MOVIE REVIEWS
Videos (5045)
TV Movies (537)
FEATURED
WHAT'S NEW   [more...]
Highway to Heaven: Season 5 - DVD
Highway to Heaven: Season 5 - DVD
List Price: $14.98
Your Price: $10.92
The Complete 5th Season 3 DVD Set
by The Dove Foundation

Les Miserables (2012)

Not Dove Family Approved

Theatrical Release:

Reviewer:

Synopsis:
The motion-picture adaptation of the beloved global stage sensation seen by more than 60 million people in 42 countries and in 21 languages around the globe and still breaking box-office records everywhere in its 27th year. Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France,the film tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption - a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Ex-prisoner Jean Valjean is hunted for decades by the ruthless policeman Javert after he breaks parole. When Valjean agrees to care for factory worker Fantine's young daughter, Cosette, their lives change forever.

Like Us on Facebook

Dove Worldview:
Here is a depressing story for bored viewers on Christmas day. This is a movie version abbreviated from the musical "Les Miserables." While the songs and drama come straight from the popular Broadway show, the cast is from Hollywood. In the first part of the film the viewer is treated to actors who can't sing but in the second half you can close your eyes and listen because here you have singers who can't act. What a joy...

The cast does their best to hold the film together but its just not enough to overcome the bawdy and often inappropriate lyrics of a few of the songs. While several characters do show respect to God, others certainly do not. It's simply too bad that Hollywood will overlook these shortcomings come Oscar time. I fear they will applaud their own for this 2 1/2 hour movie.

Content Chart & Description

Content ScaleSexLanguageViolenceDrugs & AlcoholNudityOther
SexLanguageViolenceDrugsNudityOther
Rating Descriptions

Sex: Woman has child out of wedlock; prostitution; man pats woman on the rear; sexual innuendo; woman/man have sex on-screen twice but nothing is seen.
Language: B-2; C-2; Slut-1; Dam*ed- 4; "Jesus" used inappropriately several times in song; S-1; A-1; OG-1; H*ll as a place-1
Violence: Bloodied prisoners; man beaten with blood; a few battle scenes with some blood; blood mixes with rain leaving pools of red in the streets; man commits suicide.
Drugs: Wine; beer; man smokes a pipe.
Nudity: Excessive cleavage; rear cheeks of a man.
Other: None

Add a comment:

ChristianCinema.com on Facebook
BEST SELLING
BUYER REVIEWS [more...]
Amazing Love: The Story of Hosea - DVD
5 of 5 Stars!
Amazing Love: The Story of Hosea - DVD
My family and I have watched this movie too many times to count, it is that good. I highly recommend this movie.... [read more]
SPECIALS  [more...]
Beegie Adair: Winter Romance - DVD
Beegie Adair: Winter Romance - DVD
List Price: $19.99
Your Price: $17.92
Holiday and Winter scenes with timeless Christmas songs featuring piano and orchestra.
Quote For The Day
"Think of ways to encourage one another to outbursts of love and good deeds."
- Hebrews 10:24

What customers say about ChristianCinema.com:
" I've shopped with you before and I like the free shipping with multiple purchase, which is no problem with your selection." - Garry D Adams

Click to verify BBB accreditation and to see a BBB report.

Shop

Popular Searches
Browse DVDs
What's New
Public Performance
Rent Christian DVDs

News

Christian Movie News
Christian Movie Reviews
RSS News/Product Feed
Subscribe to Newsletter
Previous Newsletters

Customer Care

My Account
Contact Us
Order Status
Shipping
Returns
Redeem Account Credit

ChristianCinema.com

About Us
FAQs & Customer Service
Find us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Affiliates Information
Affiliates Login
Advertising

ChristianCinema.com

326 Sterling Browning Rd
Suite 123
Hollywood Park, TX 78232

1-888-466-8432
Contact Us

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 9am-5pm (Central)