Captains Courageous 1996


IMDB Rating : 6.6

FD Smart Rating : 6.6

Synopsis : Hard life lessons are in store for spoiled Harvey Cheyne Jr. when he's picked up by a fishing ship after falling off the liner taking him to school. Unmoved by the wealthy orphan's tantrums, the schooner's Capt.

Regions Available ( 5 ) :
Argentina , France , Lithuania , Mexico , Russia


Michael Anderson


English [Original] , French , English - Audio Description , Spanish , Russian


English , French , Arabic , Spanish , Simplified Chinese , Traditional Chinese , Vietnamese , Russian , Finnish


Adventure, Drama, Family

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Parental guidance suggested. May not be suitable for all children.

Harvey Cheyne, Jr., second richest person in the world, orphaned and spoiled rotten, encounters a cigar and the sea on his way to England for boarding school. Seasick, over the rail for real, rescued by Dan Troop of a Gloucester fishing sailboat. Three months at sea, under a firm but fair Captain Troop (fair wages of $10.50 a month, if you don't work you don't eat). A hard life and a dangerous one, and a lot of growing up to do through hardship and tragedy.