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Rated
PG-13
Runtime 131 min
Ratings
73% critics Rotten Tomatoes
88% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 12+ Common Sense Media
Genre Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Release 01/25/02
Actors Christopher Adamson, JB Blanc, Guy Carleton, Barry Cassin
Directors Kevin Reynolds
'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.
Genre Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Release 01/25/02
Actors Christopher Adamson, JB Blanc, Guy Carleton, Barry Cassin
Directors Kevin Reynolds
'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.