First and best screen account of the 18th century confrontation between Captain Bligh and Fletcher Christian on the H.M.S. Bounty. Academy Award winner for Best Picture! Colorized version available.
- Wallace Beery turned down the role of Capt Bligh because he didn't like Clark Gable and didn't want to be stuck on a long location shoot with him.
- The film was based on a trilogy written by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall: "Mutiny on the Bounty", "Men Against the Sea" and "Pitcairn's Island", although events in the last book…More