Re: [medievalsawdust] SOT - New Horatio Hornblower movies./ Master and Commander / LOTR: ROTK/ Timeline / Last Samurai
- At 11/18/2003, you wrote:
Crowe is not bad at all, but is the least authoritative
figure I have seen depicted as a ship's captain in
any British Navy 18th-19th C. movie.
Chummy rather than hard. Not depressingly Bounty
movie style at all.
Yes, but very true to the book. The movie is mostly on the second book "The Far Side of the World" but is very well done. I would say the battle scenes are more Kent than O'Brien.
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