The book has endured countless remakes and renditionshereÍs why we canÍt stop coming back.
Jenni Weatherly is a writer based outside DC. She recently graduated from UVa with a B.A. in English and is excited to finally be writing something other than an essay in MLA style. She currently works at Prison Fellowship Ministries.
In the enfranchisement so common to the movie industry, it’s just as common for news of remakes or sequels of our favorite stories to be met with disenchanted sighs. But not so with Les Mis—one of the highest-anticipated films of the season. What is it about this story that keeps bringing us back?