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Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, cleverly insinuating himself into the French nobility.

MPAA Rating PG-13

Status Released

Release Date 2002-01-23

Runtime 131 minutes

Budget $35m

Revenue $75m


TMDB 7.643


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heather_stevens shared a tip "So great! But a somewhat difficult watch in parts."

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miaparker shared a tip "I rewatch this one often. It’s a favorite!"

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joanna_valdez shared a tip "My favorite book & movie ever!"

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DarkPoetess shared a tip "One of my favorite movies of all times. An adaptation of one of my favorite books."

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elisabeth_drain shared a tip "It’s hard to top this movie, easily one of the best movies ever produced!"

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isaiah_1689 shared a tip "The best revenge is actual revenge."

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wahsatch_outdoors shared a tip "A favorite. Very well made. Great cast."

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bob_s shared a tip "Amazing adaption to a great book. Acting was outstanding and the casting was perfect. 10/10"

jason_hickman shared a tip "The steam room scene where the magistrate discovered the count was Dantes"

laura_richardson_1516 shared a tip "This is my favorite version of it...So good!!!"

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abdullah_qurbani shared a tip "The sweetness of vengeance can not be measured, just as the bitter aftertaste."

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d_silver shared a tip "a little mix of everything: romance, action, adventure, thrills, fights, pirates, comedy. can't go wrong."

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erin_henk shared a tip "If you are ever looking for a good revenge story this is what you need!!"

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deyanira_gutierrez shared a tip "Oh oh, also: Pope Joan! Not the same, but just as intriguing and insightful! I highly recommend that one!"

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nakeya_oliver shared a tip "Loved it"

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andrea_saucedo_8004 shared a tip "Let me know what you thought of it. Its one of my top 10 favorites"

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chris_black_1476 shared a tip "Do it!!! One of my all time favorites, and a great revenge flick. Not like the book though"

aurelia_moschini shared a tip "BEST MOVIE IF YOUR INTO REVENGE"

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cmilly8 shared a tip "Loved this movie, great storyline!!"

kaitlin_tomas shared a tip "Amazing story"

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