A modern day adaptation following the life of ex-convict Jean Valjean. A study of lingering class inequalities, racial prejudices, and sexist injustices, spanning from the late 1980s to present day. Starring Idris Elba as Jean Valjean, Javier Bardem as Police Inspector Javert, Angel Coulby as Fantine, Antonia Thomas as Cosette, Ezra Miller as Marius Pontmercy, Kaya Scodelario as Eponine, and Aidan Turner as Enjolras.

MODERN AU LES MISERABLES | javert | continued from this post

a chief of police, a man of stern justice and finality, is pulled into a trial that will test the very fabric of his person. 

i have often been severe in the course of my life towards others. that is just. i have done well. now, if i were not severe towards myself, all the justice that i have done would become injustice. ought i to spare myself more than others? no!