Damn the Defiant!
Damn the Defiant! (1962)

Damn the Defiant! is an 18th-century seafaring drama from director Lewis Gilbert. Alec Guinness plays the stern but compassionate captain of a British warship, engaged in the Napoleonic wars. Guinness is popular with his men, which is more… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: October 10, 2000
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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Alec Guinness gives a dignified performance as the humanitarian captain.

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Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

colorful period piece with another strong performance from Alec Guinness.

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jay nixon
Okay nautical drama blessed with two acting greats in Guinness and Bogarde. Beautiful photgraphy and attention to detail help but it loses it way towards the… More
xGary Xx
This rousing sea-faring adventure set during the Napoleonic war stars Alec Guiness as a fair-minded sea captain vying for control over his ship with coldly… More
Barry Lappin
Alec Guiness was born to be a captain...great seafaring romp.