Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (Widescreen)

Closed Capationed Starring: Russell Crowe & Paul Bettany Director: Peter Weir  Rated: PG-13: Parents Strongly Cautioned for Children Under 13
The Courage To Do The Impossible Lies In The Hearts of Men.
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
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DVD Features:

  • Rated: PG-13
  • Closed captioning available
  • Run Time: 2 hours, 15 minutes
  • Video: Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2003
  • Label: 20th Century Fox
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Packaging: Keep Case
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 2.39
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, French
    • Dolby Surround - Spanish
    • DTS 5.1 - English
    • Subtitles - English, Spanish - Optional
  • Additional Release Material:
    • Audio Commentary: Peter Weir - Director
    • Trailers:
      1. Bonus Trailers
      2. Sizzle Pieces

Performers, Cast and Crew:

Starring &
Performer: , , , , , &
Directed by
Screenwriting by
Composition by , &
Produced by , &
Director of Photography:
Executive Production by

Major Awards:

Academy Awards 2003 - Best Cinematography: Russell Boyd

Entertainment Reviews:

Los Angeles Times - 11/14/2003
"...To see Crowe as Capt. Jack Aubrey in MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE WORLD is to see a consummate performer doing what he does best..."
New York Times - 11/14/2003
"...The battle sequences are filmed with impressive coherence and rigor..."
Entertainment Weekly - 11/21/2003
"...[A] masterful and commanding film....A story in full billow..."
Rolling Stone - 11/27/2003
"...A rousing high-seas adventure that sweeps you into another world..."
Sight and Sound - 12/31/2003
"[I]t's the film's thoughtful use of naturalism as metaphor and plot device that gives MASTER AND COMMANDER a sense of Tom Stoppard-like, upscale intelligence."
USA Today - 11/14/2003
"[T]his is a plain old good movieā€¦.it ought to find fans among the young and the old and both genders."
Chicago Sun-Times - 12/21/2003
"[A]n intelligent movie about men tested by the sea. Director Peter Weir mounts an impressive production..."
Movieline's Hollywood Life - 02/01/2004
"[I]t's a wonderfully vivid journey to a distant time and place."
Uncut - 01/01/2004
"The detailed depiction of shipboard life is total and overwhelming."
Ultimate DVD - 05/01/2008
4 stars out of 5 -- "It's all about sweeping views of 1700s battleships, tropical islands speckled across the horizon and weather-beaten shots of Russell Crowe."

Plot Keywords:

Based On A Novel | Doctors | Essential Cinema | Theatrical Release | War

Production Notes:

  • Theatrical Release Date: November 14, 2003

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  • Sales Rank: 78,563
  • UPC: 024543114215
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