The Bounty

The Bounty

The familiar story of Lieutenant Bligh, whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. This version follows both the efforts of Fletcher Christian to get his men beyond the reach of British retribution, and the epic voyage of Lieutenant Bligh to get his loyalists safely to East Timor in a tiny lifeboat.

TitleThe Bounty
Release DateMay 4th, 1984
GenresAction, Drama, History
Runtime
DirectorRoger Donaldson
WritersRobert Bolt, Richard Hough
Production CompanyDino De Laurentiis Company
Production CountriesUnited States of America, United Kingdom
Plot Keywordssea, exotic island, mutiny, lake, sailing, pregnancy, ship, tahiti, based on a true story, murder, great barrier reef, sailor, native peoples, 18th century, storm at sea, whipping, british sailor, fiji
Mel Gibson
Mel Gibson
Fletcher Christian
Anthony Hopkins
Anthony Hopkins
Lieutenant William Bligh
Laurence Olivier
Laurence Olivier
Admiral Hood
Edward Fox
Edward Fox
Captain Greetham
Daniel Day-Lewis
Daniel Day-Lewis
John Fryer
Bernard Hill
Bernard Hill
William Cole
Phil Davis
Phil Davis
Edward Young
Liam Neeson
Liam Neeson
Charles Churchill
Wi Kuki Kaa
Wi Kuki Kaa
K├Ânig Tynah
Tevaite Vernette
Tevaite Vernette
Mauatua
Mutiny on the Bounty
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September 15th, 1984
September 26th, 1985
January 1st, 2005
May 4th, 1984