Not Rated | | Adventure, Drama, History
In 1787, British ship Bounty leaves Portsmouth to bring a cargo of bread-fruit from Tahiti but the savage on-board conditions imposed by Captain Bligh trigger a mutiny led by officer Fletcher Christian.
Four hundred thousand feet of lumber were used, ten thousand square yards of canvas were sewn by hand, and ten miles of rope were rigged for the reconstructed version of the H.M.S. Bounty.
Fletcher Christian: Yes, sir?
Captain Bligh: I'll have a sentry posted at the water cask, if you please.
Fletcher Christian: Aye, aye, sir.
Captain Bligh: I want this slung from the main t'gallant yardarm. Any man desiring water will climb and fetch it. He may have just as much water as this ladle ...
Fletcher Christian: ...
On the last day of Bounty's initial visit to Tahiti, Minarii presents Christian with a floral item covering the front of his torso and a white floral type of hat. Next scene, Christian is no longer wearing or holding the floral hat.
English, Polynesian, French