TV Movie | | Adventure, Drama, War
Horatio Hornblower begins his naval career, but a deadly feud with a despicable mate is causing complications.
The TV movie is based off the first five chapters of Mr. Midshipman Hornblower by C. S. Forester: "The Even Chance", "The Cargo of Rice", "The Penalty of Failure", "The Man Who Felt Queer" and "The Man Who Saw God".
Where's Mr. Chad?
Midshipman Horatio Hornblower: I regret that Lt. Chad is dead , sir.
Lt. Eccleston: The ship is yours, Mr. Hornblower.
Midshipman Horatio Hornblower: Sir?
Lt. Eccleston: Take command. Get us back to the Indy...
Lt. Eccleston: ... safely.
The Indefatigable is portrayed as a 22-gun corvette, with 12-pounder main guns. In reality she was a 44-gun heavy frigate with 24-pounder main guns.
Tom Hardy has been on a remarkable run since Inception, so it's no surprise he's been offered a bunch of big roles in the past decade. But which blockbusters did he turn down?
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