The Count of Monte Cristo (2002) - Trailer
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Action, Adventure, Romance
Cast: Michael Wincott, Henry Cavill, Freddie Jones, Guy Pearce, Joe Hanley, JB Blanc, Helen McCrory, Barry Cassin, Jim Caviezel, Christopher Adamson, Luis Guzmán, Luis Guzmán, Joseph Kelly, Gregory James, Dagmara Dominczyk, James Frain, Guy Carleton, Zhara Moufid, Brian Thunder, Brendan Costello, Andrew Woodall, Patrick Godfrey, Albie Woodington, Katherine Holme, Zahara Moufid, Mairead Devlin, Jeff Nowinski, Stella Feeley, Ivan Kennedy, Alvaro Lucchesi
Director(s): Kevin Reynolds
Trailer: The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
A young man, falsely imprisoned by his jealous "friend," escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge.
Jim Caviezel and Guy Pearce give sizzling performances in THE COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO -- the greatest tale of betrayal, adventure, and revenge the world has ever known. When the dashing and guileless Edmond Dantes (Caviezel) is betrayed by his best friend (Pearce) and wrongly imprisoned, he becomes consumed by thoughts of vengeance. After a miraculous escape, he transforms himself into the mysterious and wealthy Count of Monte Cristo, insinuates himself into the French nobility, and puts his cunning plan of revenge in action. This swashbuckling thriller will have you sitting on the edge of your seat until the last ounce of revenge is exacted. via The Count Of Monte Cristo - Trailer
Synopsis:'The Count of Monte Cristo' is a remake of the Alexander Dumas tale by the same name. Dantes, a sailor who is falsely accused of treason by his best friend Fernand, who wants Dantes' girlfriend Mercedes for himself. Dantes is imprisoned on the island prison of Chateau d'If for 13 years, where he plots revenge against those who betrayed him. With the help of another prisoner, he escapes the island and proceeds to transform himself into the wealthy Count of Monte Cristo as part of his plan to exact revenge.