Mutiny on the Bounty Poster

Release Date: November 22nd, 1935

DVD Release Date: February 3rd, 2004

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 12 min

Plot Summary
As the cruel captain of the HMS Bounty, a ship bound for Tahiti, William Bligh (Charles Laughton) wins few friends. When the crew members finally tire of his abuse, Fletcher Christian (Clark Gable) leads a mutiny, resulting in Bligh's unceremonious removal from the ship. While Christian and the remaining crew sail on to Tahiti, Bligh becomes intent on exacting revenge, and he targets Roger Byam (Franchot Tone), a sailor who had actually tried to stop the mutiny.

Cast: Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Herbert Mundin, Eddie Quillan, Dudley Digges, Donald Crisp, Movita

Director: Frank Lloyd

Genres: Adventure

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Tense, Escape, Engaging, England, Revenge, Spirited

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