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The Hunchback (1997)

Not Rated | | Drama, Horror, Romance | TV Movie 16 March 1997
Based on the novel, a young gypsy becomes a Minister's obsession in 1483. Only the bell ringer and her husband and the court of miracles can save her.

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(as Peter Medák)

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(novel), (teleplay)
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Gringoire
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Phoebus
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King Louis XI
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Clopin
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Chief Lawyer
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Father Michel
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Crippled Man
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Colette
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Queen Anne (as Gabi Fon)
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Beggar (as Michael Mehlman)
Olga Antal ...
Woman in Crowd
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Based on the novel, a young gypsy becomes a Minister's obsession in 1483. Only the bell ringer and her husband and the court of miracles can save her. Written by Colleen Tuohy <elmo15@ix.netcom.com>

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Drama | Horror | Romance

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The Hunchback of Notre Dame  »

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This put an end to Terry Gilliam's rival plans to film this story with Gérard Depardieu. See more »

Quotes

Quasimodo: [to a gargoyle] Why was I not made of stone like thee?
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Excellent remake of a classic story With a modern twist.
2 August 2001 | by See all my reviews

Sometimes it is difficult to judge a reproduction of an old classic film. The remake has to interpret the story to a different generation. I believe this Peter Medak movie will be better received by the younger generation for its modern visual effects and story telling. I recomend this film to high school and college students who will need to write a book report on the Hunchback of Notredame and want to enjoy a great movie at the same time. The casting and acting was great and the directing excellent.


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