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Mutiny on the Bounty / a Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer picture ; writers, Talbot Jennings and Jules Furthman and Carey Wilson ; director, Frank Lloyd.

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  • 8 of 9 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Barry Lawrence Regional Library System.

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1 current hold with 9 total copies.

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Barry Lawrence - Cassville Library DVD (Text) 37884102920042 DVD Available -

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General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1935.
Based on the novel by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall.
Special features: "Pitcairn Island today"--1935 MGM short; 'Mutiny on the Bounty' wins 1935 Award (1936 newsreel); theatrical trailers.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematographer, Arthur Edeson ; art directors, Cedric Gibbons, A. Arnold Gillespie ; editor, Magaret Booth ; music, Herbert Stothart ; producer, Irving Thalberg.
Participant or Performer Note:
Charles Laughton, Clark Gable, Franchot Tone, Herbert Mundin, Eddie Quillan, Dudley Digges, Donald Crisp, Henry Stephenson, Francis Lister.
Summary, etc.:
In 1789, the HMS Bounty sets sail under Captain William Bligh. Bligh is the cruelest taskmaster and his cruelties become more than first mate Christian can bear. After the Captain causes the death of the ship's doctor, the crew stage a mutiny, with Christian in charge. Bligh is set adrift in an open boat with a handful of his loyal officers and limited supplies.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, Region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital mono.
Language Note:
English or dubbed French dialogue, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject: Bligh, William, 1754-1817 > Drama.
Christian, Fletcher, 1764-1793 > Drama.
Bounty (Ship) > Drama.
Bounty Mutiny, 1789 > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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