About the film
loss of loved one based on novel or book marseille, france treasure lover (female) ex-lover napoleon bonaparte sword fight prison escape torture period drama historical swashbuckler betrayal by friend 19th century
The Count of Monte Cristo
Release Date: January 23, 2002
|Slogan||:||«Prepare for adventure. Count on revenge.»|
|Production Companies||:||Touchstone Pictures, Spyglass Entertainment, World 2000 Entertainment, Count of Monte Cristo Ltd.|
|Writers||:||Jay Wolpert, Alexandre Dumas|
Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, cleverly insinuating himself into the French nobility.