Master and commander the far side of the world
|Language and/or Subtitles:||English|
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SummaryThe year is 1805 and Europe has fallen to Napoleon. The Royal Navy is the only thing standing in his way to total victory. Off the coast of South America, a new conflict is brewing. Captain Jack 'Lucky Jack' Aubrey and his Man-of-War HMS Surprise is under orders to sink or capture the French privateer Acheron, which has been deployed to the region. After seven weeks of uneventful sailing, the Acheron strikes first, all but crippling the Surprise in an engagement in which Aubrey realizes his enemy's ship is nautically superior to his own. Along with his close friend and confidant, ship's surgeon Stephan Maturin, Aubrey is now faced with the choice of retreating to England and admitting defeat or remaining at the Acheron's mercy. Aubrey must now do the impossible if he is to survive, repair his ship, catch up to his enemy and defeat the Acheron.
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Great Britain. -- Royal Navy -- Drama.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Campaigns -- Atlantic Ocean -- Drama.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 -- Naval operations -- Drama.
Revenge -- Drama.
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Beverly Hills, Calif. :20th Century Fox Home Entertainment,2007
|Other Titles|| Aubrey/Maturin novels.
Weir, Peter, 1944-
Crowe, Russell, 1964-
Bettany, Paul, 1971-
D'Arcy, James, 1975-
Larkin, Chris, 1967-
Randall, Jack, 1988-
Boyd, Russell, 1944-
O'Brian, Patrick, 1914-2000. Aubrey/Maturin novels.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Samuel Goldwyn Films (Firm)
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, James D'Arcy, Edward Woodall, Chris Larkin, Max Pirkis, Jack Randall, Max Benitz, Lee Ingleby.
Director of photography, Russell Boyd ; editor, Lee Smith ; music, Iva Davies, Christopher Gordon, Richard Tognetti ; costume designer, Wendy Stites ; production designer, William Sandell ; visual effects, Asylum, Industrial Light & Magic.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense battle sequences, related images, and brief language.
CHV rating: PG.
English (DTS 5.1), dubbed French (Dolby 5.1) or dubbed Spanish (Dolby 5.1) dialogue, Cantonese, English, Korean or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Title from container.
Based upon the novels by Patrick O'Brian.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2003.
Special features: Deleted scenes; historical and geographical trivia track; search content; personal scene selections; pop-up map; theatrical trailer; enhanced for D-Box Motion Control Systems.
Blu-ray DVD, widescreen (2.40:1) presentation; AVC@25 MBPS, 50 GB dual layer, 1080p High Definition; Dolby DTS HD 5.1 Master Lossless surround, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
This Blu-ray disc will not play in standard DVD players.
1 videodisc (138 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.