A young sailor (Caviezel)'s peaceful life and plans for marriage are shattered when he is framed by his best friend (Pearce) and sent to an infamous island prison.
During the next 13 years, his sense of right and wrong deteriorate as he becomes consumed with thoughts of vengeance.
After escaping the prison with the help of another innocent inmate (Harris), he eventually assumes the identity of a mysterious, wealthy Count, and sets out to destroy the men who betrayed him.
Studio: Buena Vista Pictures
Producer(s): Roger Birnbaum, Jonathan Glickman, Gary Barber
Screenplay: Jay Wolpert, Alexandre Dumas (novel)
Official Site: www.thecountofmontecristo.com