Universal Pictures’ Les Miserables will be shown in select IMAX Digital Re-mastered theaters beginning Christmas Day; January 10th, internationally. Directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper, Les Miserables stars Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Eddie Redmayne, Helena Bonham Carter, with Sacha Baron Cohen.
Les Miserables IMAX theaters will be limited to New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, and Montreal, for North America. Internationally in the Netherlands, U.K., Russia, Mexico, Poland, Israel, France, Croatia, Brazil, and Italy.
“Les Miserables is a musical epic that lends itself perfectly to The IMAX Experience®,” said Nikki Rocco, President of Distribution, Universal Pictures. “Audiences will be immersed in the unforgettable music and breathtaking visuals that only IMAX can provide.”
“Universal’s Les Miserables is a captivating cinematic event that is an ideal fit for The IMAX Experience®,” said Greg Foster, Chairman and President of IMAX Filmed Entertainment. “The enhanced visual spectrum and precise, powerful IMAX sound will transport audiences to 19th-century France, where they will feel as if they are there on set as Tom Hooper’s ensemble cast performs Les Mis’ classic soundtrack.”