!!The 1973 animated series
* KeepCirculatingTheTapes: Does ''anyone'' have a copy of this series?
!![[Film/TheCountOfMonteCristo 2002 film]]
** None of the principal cast is French.
** Jacopo is supposed to be some kind of Mediterranean sailor, but his actor is Puerto Rican.
* FollowTheLeader: Was a part of a wave of modern swashbuckler films that updated classic stories following the success of ''Film/RobinHoodPrinceOfThieves'' and a little more directly by the even more recent success of ''Film/TheMaskOfZorro'', which notably shared a number of similarities in its story with the book by Creator/AlexandreDumas. Notably though ''Monte Cristo'' actually wound up having the same director as the former of the two films with Kevin Reynolds.
* HeAlsoDid: Scriptwriter Creator/JayWolpert is more noted for having produced a handful of weird, yet fun, game shows.
* RetroactiveRecognition: [[Film/ManOfSteel Henry Cavill]] played Mondego's son.