It began when Jean Valjean (Hugh Jackman) is free of 19 years in jail, Inspector Javert (Russell Crowe) imprisoned him for stealing a loaf of bread for his sister's youngster. Bishop Myriel, a kindly bishop impressed him to resume his life. After what number of years, he turned a mayor of a city and owned a manufacturing unit. However he was nonetheless afraid to Javert that hunts him and plan to carry him again to the jail.
Fantine (Anne Hathaway) is one in all her staff within the manufacturing unit that afterward the movie was fired by the manufacturing unit foreman. To help the wants of her daughter, little Cosette, she turned a prostitute. One time, there’s a abusive buyer, she protected herself however Javert arrested her. Jean Valjean can be there, he rescued Fantine when he acknowledged that she is one in all his staff. Javert attempt to cease him however he proceed to carry Fantine to a hospital. Earlier than Fantine died, he revealed his true identification to a court docket. He promised Fantine to maintain her little youngster, Cosette.
In a while, a bunch of revolutionists insurgent towards monarchy that led by Enjolras (Aaron Tveit) after the loss of life of Normal Lamarque, the one authorities official which have compassionate to the poor folks. Then, Marius Pontemercy (Eddie Redmayne), one of many revolutionists, meets Cosette (Amanda Seyfried) who turned a ravishing younger woman, they usually fall in love with one another. Marius ask a assist from one in all his mates, Eponine (Samantha Barks) to seek out Cosette for him. When Marius lastly knew the place Cosette's home, they confessed their emotions for one another. After that Eponine's stopped her father to come back in the home of Cosette, she shouted to gave an alarm to Cosette and her father. Jean Valjean turned alert, so he introduced to Cosette they need to go away the home and transfer to England. Cosette, desires to remain due to Marius however she couldn't do one thing to cease her father. Earlier than they left the home, Cosette determined to go away a letter for Marius however Eponine hides it, as a result of the poor younger woman is in love with Marius.
Throughout the Normal Lamorque's funeral possession, the revolutionists began to constructed a barricade in Paris. Inspector Javert pretended to be within the aspect of revolutionists to spy them, however afterward Gavroche (Daniel Huttlestone) mentioned that Javert is among the policemen. Then, the primary battle between the revolutionists and troopers got here, Eponine sacrificed her life for Marius, she takes the bullet for the person she loves, earlier than she died, she gave the letter of Cosette. Gavroche got here to Jean Valjean, who joins the revolutionists to guard Marius. Jean Valjean, steered to the revolutionists to kill Javert however he solely launched him and faux his loss of life.
By daybreak, the troopers destroyed the barricade and killed the revolutionists. Jean Valjean saved Marius, they escaped the barricade earlier than the troopers discover them. Thénardier (Sacha Baron Cohen) come to the image, stealing the ring of Marius. Jean Valjean finds that Javert is ready for him however he select to disregard the inspector for his threats and proceed carrying Marius a secure place. Javert afterward commits suicide.
After Marius recovered from nearly dying, he was traumatized from the loss of life of his co-revolutionists. Marius and Cosette plan to marry, however earlier than that Jean Valjean revealed his true identification to Marius, who guarantees by no means to inform it to Cosette. In a while, Marius and Cosette marry however the Thénardiers got here and attempt to blackmail Marius, then Marius knew that Jean Valjean that saved him from the loss of life. So, Marius pressured Thénardier to inform him the place Jean Valjean lives. Marius pulled his spouse, Cosette to come back with him to see Jean Valjean. Earlier than Jean Valjean died, he noticed once more Cosette and Marius. After which, the spirit of Fantine and Bishop Myriel information him.