The story of Lieutenant Bligh (Sir Anthony Hopkins), whose cruelty leads to a mutiny on his ship. Follows both the efforts of Fletcher Christian (Mel Gibson) to get his men beyond the reach of British retribution and the epic voyage of Lieutenant Bligh to get his loyalists safely to East Timor in a tiny lifeboat.
IMDb rating: 7.0
Director: Roger Donaldson
Writers: Richard Hough (book), Robert Bolt (screenplay)
Stars: Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, Laurence Olivier