Horatio Hornblower: Original Adventures

Horatio Hornblower: Original Adventures

     
 

Starring Ioan Gruffudd (Titanic) in the title role, and adapted for A&E networks from the series of C.S. Forester novels, the saga Horatio Hornblower relays the adventures of one of literature's most capable and ingenious seafarers. The series dramatizes Hornblower's rise from Royal Navy recruit during the Napoleonic Wars to veteran sailor, among otherSee more details below

Overview

Starring Ioan Gruffudd (Titanic) in the title role, and adapted for A&E networks from the series of C.S. Forester novels, the saga Horatio Hornblower relays the adventures of one of literature's most capable and ingenious seafarers. The series dramatizes Hornblower's rise from Royal Navy recruit during the Napoleonic Wars to veteran sailor, among other accomplishments. This box set includes two feature-length Hornblower installments as originally broadcast on A&E: The Duel and The Fire Ships. The programs co-star Jamie Bamber, Paul Copley and Robert Lindsay.

Product Details

Release Date:
04/26/2011
UPC:
0733961245509
Source:
A&E Home Video
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time:
3:20:00
Sales rank:
18,489

Special Features

C.S. Forester biography; Nautical terms & definitions

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Horatio Hornblower: The Original Adventures
1. Hornblower Climbs Aboard [8:11]
2. What Ails Us All [5:38]
3. In Good Spirits [7:32]
4. East India Convoy [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]
Disc #2 -- Horatio Hornblower: The Original Adventures
1. Changing Winds [7:31]
2. An Honored Guest [6:06]
3. Rations [6:59]
4. Finch Takes Ill [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]

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