The Bounty Movie Review Summary

Actors: Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, Laurence Olivier, Daniel Day-Lewis

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In this retelling of the story of Lieutenant Bligh and the Mutiny of the Bounty, we see powerful acting performances from an all star cast. Mel Gibson stars in one of his first American roles as Fletcher Christian, the Master's Mate who leads a mutiny against the cruel Bligh (Hopkins). Sir Laurence Olivier plays Admiral Hood in one of his final major film roles and Daniel Day-Lewis is excellent as John Fryer, in one of his first major film roles.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of movie:    -   1600 to 1899 Wandering in wilderness    -   Yes Job/Profession/Poverty Story?    -   Yes Job:    -   sailor Water adventure?    -   Yes

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   navy soldier Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   warship    -   lifeboat Misc setting    -   fort/military installation

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing Is this movie based on a    -   book

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