Captains Courageous 1996

6.8/10


IMDB Rating : 6.8


FD Smart Rating : 6.8


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 ( 1 ) :
Canada

Directors:

Michael Anderson

Languages:

English [Original] , French

Subtitles:

English , French

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Family

Release Date:

1996

Run Time:

1h32m

Maturity Rating:

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.