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The Count of Monte Cristo

Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

2002 remake of the classic Alexandre Dumas adventure tale of romance and vengeance.

A handsome sailor is unjustly accused of being a political traitor, betrayed by his best friend over a girl and imprisoned for thirteen years in a rat-infested fortress.

When he finally makes good his escape, the determined man plans to exact sweet revenge on his persecutors. Show less


Fernand Mondego:
Guy Pearce
Edmond Dantes:
Jim Caviezel
Abbe Faria:
Richard Harris
Mercedes Iguana:
Dagmara Dominczyk
JF Vilefort:
James Frain
Armand Dorleac:
Michael Wincott
Jacopo the Maggot:
Luis Guzman
Luigi Vampa:
JB Blanc
Mansion Owner:
Guy Carleton
Alex Norton
Old Man Dantes:
Barry Cassin

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