PG | | Adventure, Drama, History
This movie was selected to screen in competition for the Palme d'Or (The Golden Palm) at the Cannes Film Festival in 1984.
I am in hell! Hell, sir! Why are you being so damn reasonable now? Goddamn your blood to hell with mine, sir! Goddamn your blood!
Bligh: Mr. Christian, get a hold of yourself!
Christian: You will be quiet or I will run you through!
Seaman Matthew Quintal: Do it, Christian! Kill him!
Christian: Just ...
The film is set in the late 1700s. Yet Tahitian women, who live on an island far from society, have extremely smooth skin and no body hair whatsoever, which would hardly be the case with people in the 1700s, let alone in an isolated island society.
German version misses ca. 26 minutes.
$2,622,306 6 May 1984