This will not be a fair and honest review, nor ever could it have been coming from me… So I will start by saying if you want to read a spoiler free review for Tom Hooper’s adaptation of Les Miserables them go somewhere else and come back here after you have seen it.
Let me be completely open… I have loved Les Miserables the musical ever since I got the Two Cassette version of the London Cast recording sometime back in the mid 80s. I have seen it on stage in Edinburgh, London (2 different theatres) and Shellharbour, I watched the DVD of the original Albert Hall concert and the more recent celebration concert and have loved it each and every time. In fact I am a ‘Les Mis’ junkie, hence why this was never going to be a fair review! Continue reading