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6.3
/10
209 Ratings

Mutiny on the Bounty

United States, 1962
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

The film retells the 1789 real-life mutiny aboard HMAV Bounty led by Fletcher Christian against the ship’s captain, William Bligh.

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Mutiny on the Bounty Directed by Lewis Milestone, Carol Reed

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1963 | 7 nominations including: Best Picture

Directors Guild of America

1963 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

Golden Globes (USA)

1963 | 3 nominations including: Best Motion Picture - Drama

Critics reviews

Many of Brando’s demanded script changes—such as emphasizing the class differences between Bligh and Christian and focusing on the mutineers’ experiences on Pitcairn Island—sound intelligent, but only the first of these really pays off in the final film.
March 26, 2015
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