Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
Special Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2003
Director: Peter Weir
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 9-321337-038841
Running time: 2:12 (132 Min.)
Casetype: Keep Case
Format: PAL, Anamorphic Widescreen 2.35:1
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: April 19, 2004
Collection type: Owned (#307)
Status: Available
Purchase date: June 27, 2004
Purchase price: Hidden
SRP: $44,95 AUD
Purchase place:  • EzyDVD
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Overview
When "Lucky" Jack Aubrey's (Russell Crowe) ship is suddenly attacked by a superior enemy, despite heavy damage to the ship and much of his crew injured, Aubrey sets sail in a high-stakes exhilarating chase to intercept and capture their foe. It's a mission that can decide the fate of a nation - or destroy him and his crew.

With three-time Academy Award directing nominee Peter Weir at the helm, Best Actor Oscar winner Russell Crowe commands the screen in this spectacular action adventure tale of leadership and courage.
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Genres
Adventure
Action
Drama
Studios
Twentieth Century Fox
Miramax Films
Universal Pictures
Audio format
EnglishDD
EnglishDTS
EnglishDD
Subtitles
English
Tags
Region
Region: 4
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Extras
 • Scene Access
 • Gallery
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Featurettes
 • Multi-angle
Crew
Direction
Peter Weir....Director
Writing
Patrick O'Brian....Original Material By
Peter Weir....Screenwriter
John Collee....Screenwriter
Production
Samuel Goldwyn Jr.....Producer
Duncan Henderson....Producer
Peter Weir....Producer
Alan B. Curtiss....Executive Producer
Cinematography
Russell Boyd....Director of Photography
Film Editing
Lee Smith....Film Editor
Music
Iva Davies....Composer
Christopher Gordon....Composer
Richard Tognetti....Composer
Sound
Paul Massey....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Doug Hemphill....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art Rochester....Production Sound Mixer
Richard King....Sound Designer
Art
William Sandell....Production Designer
Bruce Crone....Art Director
Mark W. Mansbridge....Art Director
Marco Niro....Art Director
Cast
Russell Crowe....Capt. Jack Aubrey
Paul Bettany....Dr. Stephen Maturin, Surgeon
James D'Arcy....1st Lt. Tom Pullings
Edward Woodall....2nd Lt. William Mowett
Chris Larkin....Capt. Howard, Royal Marines
Max Pirkis....Blakeney, Midshipman
Jack Randall....Boyle, Midshipman
Max Benitz....Calamy, Midshipman
Lee Ingleby....Hollom, Midshipman
Richard Pates....Williamson, Midshipman
Robert Pugh....Mr. Allen, Master
Richard McCabe....Mr. Higgins, Surgeon's Mate
Ian Mercer....Mr. Hollar, Boatswain
Tony Dolan....Mr. Lamb, Carpenter
David Threlfall....Preserved Killick, Captain's Steward
Billy Boyd....Barrett Bonden, Coxswain
Bryan Dick....Joseph Nagle, Carpenter's Mate
Joseph Morgan....William Warley, Cpt. of Mizzentop
George Innes....Joe Plaice, Able Seaman
William Mannering....Faster Doudle, Able Seaman
Patrick Gallagher....Awkward Davies, Able Seaman
Alex Palmer....Nehemiah Slade, Able Seaman
Mark Lewis Jones....Mr. Hogg, Whaler
John DeSantis....Padeen, Loblolly Boy
Ousmane Thiam....Black Bill, Killick's Mate
Thierry Segall....French Captain
Aidan Black....Pvt. Trollope, Royal Marines (uncredited