Hornblower: The Even Chance (1998)

Director
Andrew Grieve

Main cast
Ioan Gruffudd; Robert Lindsay; Dorian Healy; Michael Byrne; Robert Bathurst

Genres
Action, Drama, Adventure, War

Description
The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British naval history. Spithead, Portsmouth, 1794. Under thundery skies and in lashing rain, a 17 year old midshipman takes the first tentative steps of his naval career, but a deadly feud with a despicable mate is causing complications.


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