Jim Caviezel (Déjà Vu) and Guy Pearce (Bedtime Stories) give sizzling performances in the world’s greatest tale of betrayal, adventure and revenge—The Count Of Monte Cristo. When the dashing and guileless Edmond Dantes (Caviezel) is betrayed by his best friend (Pearce) and wrongly imprisoned, he becomes consumed by thoughts of vengeance. After a miraculous escape, he transforms himself into the mysterious and wealthy Count of Monte Cristo, insinuates himself into the French nobility, and puts his cunning plan of reprisal in action. Experience the resounding clash of swords and the deadly glint off every razor-sharp blade in this swashbuckling thriller that will keep you perched on the edge of your seat until the very last drop of sweet revenge is exacted!
Ratings and Reviews
Critics Consensus: Though it may not reach for any new artistic heights, The Count of Monte Cristo is an old-fashioned yet enjoyable swashbuckler.
Enjoyable swashbuckler for kids who can handle the action.