Good for beginners, good nightlife, sunny, access to La Grave, free swimming/skating Disadvantages: Limited skiing, not ideal resort layout, frustrating slope and lift layout at hometime
...Located in the southern French Alps, and close to Alpe D'Huez and Serre Chevalier, Les Deux Alpes might not be the first ski resort that springs to mind when you think of European skiing.
It's a little unfair as, on an individual basis, the resort compares extremely well to just about any in France. It is the second oldest in resort in the country, after the world famous Chamonix and can...
Advantages: Powerful singing, great technical details, incredibly talented cast, touching story Disadvantages: Some dodgy notes here and there, long, and some slow songs do bring the pace down
A certain level of hilarity also ensues with a film like Tom Hooper's latest, Les Misérables, a film adaptation of the worldwide smash-hit musical that's been going strong ever since its debut in 1986. During his many, many musical sequences, especially ones involving solos with his actors, Hooper is a big fan of taking their close-ups, and using as few takes as possible, focusing...
Advantages: Dramatic, mainly good acting and vocals, epic tale Disadvantages: Russell Crowe can't sing
...~~LES MISERABLES (The Movie)~~
*Film version only
Les Misérables is a Golden Globe winner. It won: Best Motion Picture, Best Actor and Best Supporting Actress.
It has been nominated for eight Oscars and nine BAFTAS.
My favourite musical, without a doubt, is "Les Misérables." I love the story, and the score. I've watched the 10th anniversary, as well as the 25th anniversary DVD, many...