Captain Horatio Hornblower (1951)
Thrilling adventure saga starring Gregory Peck as a British naval officer caught in the crossfire between the Spanish, the French and a Central American dictator during the Napoleonic Wars. Virginia Mayo also stars as the beautiful aristocrat who catches Peck's eye when she hitches a ride with him and his crew while trying to escape an outbreak of yellow fever. Lavish adaptation of C.S. Forester's novel also stars Robert Beatty, Moultrie Kelsall. 117 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Portuguese; theatrical trailer; bonus shorts "My Country 'Tis Of Thee" (1950), "Captain Hareblower" (1954); radio broadcast with Peck, Mayo.
Academy Award ®
Nominee: Best Two-Reel Short
- Action & Adventure
- Raoul Walsh
- Closed Captioned:
- Cast: Gregory Peck, Virginia Mayo, Robert Beatty, James Robertson Justice, Dennis O'Dea, M. [Moultrie] Kelsall, T. Morgan, Richard Hearne, James Kenney, Alec Mango, Michael Goodliffe, Michael Dolan, Stanley Baker, Alan Tilvern, Christopher Lee, Eugene Deckers, Ingeborg Wells, Amy Veness, Kynaston Reeves, Ronald Adam, Anthony Marlowe, Anthony Forwood, Robert Cawdron, Jack Stewart, Russell Waters... More