By winning Albert's trust he is introduced to all his former enemies, including Danglars, Count de Morcerf, and Monsieur de Villefort. Taking note of his mannerisms, Mercedes soon works out that the Count is actually Edmond Dantes, but the Count still has a bone to pick with her, as she married Fernand very shortly after his arrest and had Fernand's son, Albert Cavill , not long after that. The Count had rescued Valentine from a drug induced coma and reunited her with her love, Maximilian, on the island of Monte Cristo leaving the two young loves his entire fortune. The two become friends, and the learned Abbe teaches Dantes all his vast knowledge of literature, the sciences and languages. He wrote the novel in 1844 and it was published in 18 fragments between the years 1844-46. Edmond wins, but spares Jacopo, who swears himself to Edmond for life, and they both work for the pirates until they arrive in Marseille. De Villefort then has Edmond declared dead, and Mercedes reluctantly marries Mondego.
The count is now ready to exact revenge. Dantès too ultimately finds happiness, when he allows himself to fall in love with the adoring and beautiful Haydée. Count of Monte Cristo Movie Summary The Count of Monte Cristo Movie Summary. Believing that everyone he loves is dead and knowing that he will soon have to answer severe criminal charges, Villefort goes insane. Fernand attempts to flee, but changes his mind upon realizing that he has nothing left to live for, and challenges Edmond to a fight to death; Edmond prevails.
This hatred is far more powerful than the man-woman love contained within the work. It was Dumas goal to teach the French people their historical heritage. Villefort does not know of this. Edmond is made captain for his bravery in seeking a physician, and the first mate comes to despise him for it. Danglars will become captain of the Pharaon once Dantes is removed, Fernand aspires to win Mercedes' love, and Caderousse is a jealous neighbor of Dantes. Edmond agrees, as that is the price for the use of Napolean's physician.
Short Summary The novel begins with the handsome young sailor Edmond Dantes. Thus, at the symbolic level Danglars not only disguises his handiwork, but renders it particularly cruel by doing the deed with the left, sinister hand. Later he finds the treasure on Monte Cristo. The Count of Monte Cristo had assumed the role of Providence by destroying all that had been built by his enemies during his long years of imprisonment. In the darkest of places, with God, hope shines through.
It was completely possible that a political prisoner should be forgotten in prison, though political prisoners normally stayed for a year. Historical and social values are still contained within the work, though they are reduced to the backdrop. The Count however, had saved Valentine, since , the son of M. His success has earned him three conspiring enemies. It was completely possible that a political prisoner should be forgotten in prison, though political prisoners normally stayed for a year.
While Edmond accepts his orders, second mate Danglers listens at the captain's door. These events however, do not particularly intrude upon the story. His plans result in Danglars being caught red-handed in the act of theft, and Villefort being tricked into revealing his role in his father's death; both are arrested. Danglars has been alienated from his wife for years, and his daughter runs off, as a result of a failed marriage contract to Andrea Calvacanti. Dantès is thus able to insinuate himself effortlessly into the lives of Danglars, Mondego, and Villefort. Morrel, rows up to the Pharaon in a small boat and senses that something has gone wrong during the voyage from Smyrna. Monte Cristo released information to the press that proved that Morcef is a traitor, and Morcef is ruined socially.
Alexandre Dumas demonstrates in his novel, The Count of Monte Cristo that a fixation with revenge can frequently become addictive. He is imprisoned for fourteen grueling years during his imprisonment he meets another prisoner named Abbe Faria, who teaches Dantes many languages, sciences, history and other subjects, they become like father and son, and when the Abbe was about to die, he revealed to Dantes the hiding place of a long-secret buried treasure consisting of untold wealth, diamond, gold coins, and other precious jewelry. Some of the things she had to deal with were Edmond Dantes, his father, Fernand, and the life she knew with Edmond and then with Fernand. An international co-production between the United States, the United Kingdom, and Ireland, the film is an adaptation of the by and stars , , and. Jailed on a remote island, he meets fellow prisoner Abbe Faria Trevor Howard who provides Edmond with the education he never had as well as hope of escaping to find a buried fortune. Dantes is saved from the sea by Italian smugglers.
Pilletin, Benedetto changes to Andrea Cavalcanti to disguise and murders Cadderouse, and last but certaintly. He is rescued by a passing ship which gives him a position on the boat. This is another masterful idea by Danglars. Conclusion This is an example of a classic story of an innocent man wrongly accused and imprisoned. Caderousse then attempts to rob the count, still not knowing that it is Dantes.
Edmond is sworn to its secrecy, but the exchange is witnessed by Fernand. Edmond purchases Château d'If, intending to raze it, but instead leaves it standing as he swears to Faria to use his vast resources for good. The of appears in the background of some scenes picture from 2003 In 1815, , of a French merchant vessel, and his friend Fernand Mondego, representative of the shipping company, seek medical help at for their ailing captain. Political regimes change, yet Dantes is forgotten. Upon hearing that Morrel has fallen on hard times, Dantès secretly solves his financial problems.