Classic. The narrative and the art is outstanding. The plot and the character’s development were well-made. The theme of revenge is not is not a new one, but to see how to story unfold was very pleasant.
The color of the film is my cup of tea, such a good example for movies of the 2000s.
“Edmond Dantes/The Count of Monte Cristo: How did I escape? With difficulty. How did I plan this moment? With pleasure.”
“Fernand: What happened to your mercy?
Edmond Dantes/The Count of Monte Cristo: I'm a count, not a saint.”
“Kings and pawns, marshal. Emperors and fools.”
“Abbe Faria: In return for your help, I offer you something priceless.
Edmond: My freedom?
Abbe Faria: No, freedom can be taken away, as you well know. I offer you my knowledge.”
“Luigi: Oh, and by the way, Jacopo is the best knife fighter I have ever seen.
Edmond: Perhaps you should get out more.”