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Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World


Russell Crowe, Paul Bettany, James D'Arcy, Billy Boyd View All


Peter Weir (Director), Peter Weir (Screenplay), John Collee (Screenplay) View All

Released: Nov. 14th, 2003
Runtime: 2 hours, 18 minutes
After an abrupt and violent encounter with a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his ship, a captain of the British Royal Navy begins a chase over two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy, though he must weigh his commitment to duty and ferocious pursuit of glory against the safety of his devoted crew, including the ship's thoughtful surgeon, his best friend.
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Citizen Rules
Yes, it does have some thrilling moments, many in fact. Yes, there's plenty of action and good old ship broadsides with roaring canon blast.
I tried as hard as I could to not let this get in the way of this film… But in the end....