Beautiful, interesting, incredible cinema.
William Bligh is summoned before a court martial to explain the events leading up to the famous mutiny.
An Utopian exercise: think of life as a Cartesian coordinate system wherein x=Fletcher Christian and y=Lieutenant Bligh and chart yourself by year. Also, Vangelis. He’s the Lynyrd Skynyrd of 80s movies. Freebird.
"Come back here, Mr. Fryer! You turned your back on me, goddamn yer eyes!"
quite good, though vangelis' blade runner-esque score is a bit jarring in 2011 4/5