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haploU5
Jul 11 2019
"Other than a few minor changes the movie stays true to the book. The story is, of course brilliant. Add competent actors in gorgeous costumes and the result is an outstanding film. 7 hours on 2 DVD's" Permalink
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Cyborg_Kid
Jul 11 2019
"Terrific costumes and scenery but a silly story. Depardieu was surprisingly good as the Count, but overall the story had to many lucky coincidences to hold my interest for 6+ hours." Permalink
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bradig
Jul 11 2019
"Well worth the seven hour investment, this is probably the most well-casted movie (book --> movie translation) I've ever come across. Quite simply, it's brilliant! The liberties taken (characters omitted, certain events shifted, etc.) are n..." Permalink
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Rosie_26
Jul 11 2019
"Outstanding. Gerard Depardieu has long been one of my favorite French actors, and in this 1998 version of Alexandre Dumas' classic, he is in perfect form. His portrayal of Edmond Dantes is powerful and emotionally vivid. Ornella Muti does a fine j..." Permalink
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feralranger made a comment Jul 11 2019
"At 7.5 hours I stretched my viewing out to 1.5 hours over a week but I sure looked forward to getting back to watching it. What a great production. The classic story of vengeance allied with justice made even more compelling by the passionate acti..." Permalink
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