This Christmas a new cinematic take on Les Miserables is coming out. All signs point to absolute spectacularity.

In most musicals that are made into movies, the actors pre-record their songs, then lip-sync those tracks as they act, but that’s not how this movie was made. In this short making-of documentary, the main players from Les Miserables discuss the advantages of singing the musical live while acting…

(On a side note — assuming that Russell Crowe will live for another 30 years or so, imagine how deep his voice is going to get…)

(via @BrannonMC)