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Fletcher Christian successfully leads a revolt against the ruthless Captain Bligh on the HMS Bounty. However, Bligh returns one year later, hell bent on avenging his captors.

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Directed by

Frank Lloyd

Written by

Talbot Jennings (Screenplay)
Jules Furthman (Screenplay)
Carey Wilson (Screenplay)
Margaret Booth (Screenplay)
Charles Nordhoff (Novel)
James Norman Hall (Novel)

Runtime

132 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Clark Gable as the daring mutineer in the screen's most exciting adventure story!

Cast

Keywords

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Lists

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

Awards

Oscar for Best Picture

Oscar nomination for Best Music, Score

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role