First and best screen account of the 18th century confrontation between Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian on the H.M.S. Bounty. Academy Award winner for Best Picture! Colorized version available.
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The movie chronicles the real-life mutiny aboard the Bounty led by Fletcher Christian against the ship's captain, William Bligh. Like the novel, it portrays Captain Bligh as an abusive villain whose cruelty towards the crew and most of the officers leads Christian to mutiny. It contains scenes of the trials of those who had been put off the ship on the launch. It also deals with the aftermath.
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Recently selected as one of the top 100 American films, with Captain Bligh selected as one of the 50 Greatest Villains of all time by the prestigious American Film Institute, this eight-time Oscar-nominated adventure classic won Best Picture. Starring Oscar-winner Charles Laughton ("The Hunchback of Notre Dame," "Witness for the Prosecution") as the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to commit mutiny during a lengthy South Seas expedition to Tahiti. Co-starring Oscar-winning legend Clark Gable ("Gone With the Wind," "It Happened One Night") as the leader of the rebellion. With Oscar-winner Donald Crisp ("How Green Was My Valley"). Laughton, Gable and co-star Franchot Tone ("Advise and Consent") all received Oscar-nominations. Based on a true story.
Charles Laughton stars as the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to commit mutiny during a lengthy South Seas expedition toTahiti.
Starring Charles Laughton as the sadistic Captain Bligh, who drove his men to commit mutiny during a lengthy South Seas expedition to Tahiti. Co-starring legend Clark Gable as the leader of the rebellion. With Donald Crisp. Based on a true story.