Is “Les Mis” Slated to Be Groundbreaking?

Les Miserables

A promo video giving moviegoers a glimpse into the forthcoming film version of Les Misérables was released recently. Here's the video: I'm generally not fond of musicals, but I am quite interested in seeing this production. My attention was caught when director Tom Hooper (The King's Speech, 2010) said this about musicals: "You can tell in your bones there's something false or unreal about people singing to playback. . . . [S]inging live has such an impact … [Read more...]