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A tyrannical ship captain decides to exact revenge on his abused crew after they form a mutiny against him, but the sailor he targets had no hand in it.
In order to break the ice before shooting, Clark Gable, apparently unaware of co-star Charles Laughton's homosexuality, took him to a brothel. Laughton's wife Elsa Lanchester always said that Laughton was nevertheless "flattered" by this gesture.
Captain William Bligh:
You, you, you, step forward! You three are a disgrace to salt water! Ten days half rations.
Fletcher Christian's father died years before the voyage, and as such was not present at Christian's trial.
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