Director: Kevin Reynolds.
Just as in the famous classic story, the main character of the film is Edmond Dantes. This ingenuous young man, about to marry a beautiful Mercedes, is betrayed by his best friend Fernand. Once imprisoned, Edmond Dantes for thirteen years is forced to endure hardship and cherish thoughts of revenge on his offenders.
With the help of a man sitting with him in the next cell, Edmond manages to escape from prison. After that, he appears in society as a rich, noble and powerful Count of Monte Cristo, who skillfully and mercilessly deals with people who deceived and betrayed him many years ago ...