Horatio Hornblower

Horatio Hornblower

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Director: Andrew Grieve

Cast: Andrew Grieve, Jonathan Aris, Ioan Gruffudd, Robert Lindsay

     
 

Andrew Grieve's massive miniseries Horatio Hornblower comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. English subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include a biography of author C.S. Lewis, a primer on nautical lingo, a making-of…  See more details below

Overview

Andrew Grieve's massive miniseries Horatio Hornblower comes to DVD with a standard full-frame transfer that preserves the original broadcast aspect ratio of 1.33:1. The English soundtrack is rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. English subtitles are accessible. Supplemental materials include a biography of author C.S. Lewis, a primer on nautical lingo, a making-of featurette, and a documentary about England's warships. This is an excellent DVD that should entertain fans of sweeping epics.

Product Details

Release Date:
01/25/2000
UPC:
0733961700626
Rating:
NR
Source:
A&E Home Video
Time:
6:40:00
Sales rank:
18,701

Special Features

Information on C.S. Forester; Nautical terms and definitions; Behind-the-scenes making of "Horatio Hornblower"; "England's Royal Warships" documentary; Instant scene search; Digital picture and sound; Subtitles

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Scene Index

Side #1 -- Vol. I: The Duel
0. Chapters
1. Hornblower Climbs Aboard [8:11]
2. What Ails Us All [5:38]
3. In Good Spirits [7:32]
4. East India Company [6:27]
5. Clayton Stands Proxy [7:48]
6. A Mind to Fight [1:34]
7. The First Assignment [6:05]
8. Fire as They Bear [3:50]
9. Bay of Biscay [4:56]
10. She's Holed [8:30]
11. Feat of Navigation [5:38]
12. It's the Indy [3:00]
13. Simpson's Return [4:33]
14. These Are New Times [3:23]
15. Boat Crews Away [8:14]
16. A Serious Accusation [3:35]
17. The Papillon [3:35]
18. Challenge Accepted [2:06]
19. The Duel [5:10]
Side #2 -- Vol. II: The Fire Ships
0. Chapters
1. Changing Winds [7:31]
2. An Honored Guest [6:06]
3. Rations [6:59]
4. Finch Takes All [5:16]
5. A Black Day [5:39]
6. Mutinous Talk [5:51]
7. The Gauntlet [5:47]
8. The Black Death [6:07]
9. Quarantine [6:10]
10. Second Chance [5:32]
11. The Last Meal [5:43]
12. Duty Fulfilled [4:16]
13. The Dreadnought [2:35]
14. The Price of Command [4:41]
15. Exam for Commission [8:09]
16. The Fire Ship [8:44]
17. Memorable Act of Courage [3:07]
Side #3 -- Vol. III: The Duchess and the Devil
0. Chapters
1. Here to Defeat Them [5:25]
2. Dinner With the Duchess [8:14]
3. Captain's Orders [2:42]
4. All Yours, Hornblower [3:44]
5. Alter Course [1:57]
6. A Poor Ruse [9:13]
7. Spanish Prison [5:20]
8. Archie Again [4:23]
9. Duty to Escape [5:26]
10. Walks With the Duchess [6:11]
11. Acting Duchess [4:51]
12. A Play About Deceit [6:42]
13. Sacrifice of Pride [2:26]
14. Insubordination [1:16]
15. A Hole in the Earth [6:33]
16. God Speed You [6:09]
17. Where's Hunter [3:37]
18. Commissioned [5:24]
19. Set at Liberty [7:18]
Side #4 -- Vol. VI: The Wrong War
0. Chapters
1. Planned Invasion [6:56]
2. We Are at War [4:56]
3. Le Roi [4:57]
4. Quiberon Bay [5:07]
5. Liaison [4:03]
6. Troops Land [5:00]
7. Welcome Home [5:02]
8. Le Marquis [6:25]
9. Someone Else's War [3:31]
10. Mathematics of Defeat [6:00]
11. Mademoiselle [3:34]
12. Battle Begins [4:07]
13. Hidden Enemy [4:36]
14. Pellew's Doubt [4:05]
15. Becalmed [5:21]
16. Taking Command [:00]
17. Retreat [6:25]
18. Lost Love [7:48]
19. Life of Duty [3:41]

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