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.

Books with substantial mentioning of The Bounty
Jerry Vermilye
The Complete Films of Laurence Olivier
Secaucus, NJ, 1992

The Bounty
United Kingdom 1984

Directed by

Philip Davis
Dexter Fletcher


Running time:132 minutes
Country:United Kingdom

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