Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
Collector's Edition
Country of Origin: United States
Production year: 2003
Director: Peter Weir
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 024543-117575
Running time: 2:18 (138 Min.)
Casetype: Digipak, Slip Cover
Format: NTSC, 2.35:1 Anamorphic Widescreen
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Double-Layered
Released: April 20, 2004
Collection type: Owned (#103)
Status: Available
Purchase date: April 30, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
Review (movie): 10 / 10
Review (video): 10 / 10
Overview
The fate of an empire rests on the shoulders of one man. Academy Award® winner Russell Crowe commands the screen in this spectacular, high-seas adventure directed by Peter Weir.

After a sneak attack by a French warship inflicts severe damage upon his vessel, Captain "Lucky" Jack Aubrey (Crowe) is torn between duty and friendship as he embarks on a thrilling, high-stakes chase across two oceans to capture or destroy the enemy at any cost.
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Misc.
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Genres
Action
Drama
War
Studios
Production Studios:
 • Twentieth Century Fox
 • Miramax Films
 • Universal Pictures
Media Companies:
 • Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  DTS 5.1
French  Dolby Digital 5.1
Spanish  Dolby Digital Surround
Subtitles
English
Spanish
Tags
Movie
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Main Feature
2Bonus Materials
Features
 • Scene Access
 • Feature Trailers
 • Featurettes
 • Deleted Scenes
 • Gallery
 • Multi-angle
 • Closed Captioned
 • Collectible Book, Booklet & Collector's Map.
Crew
Direction
Peter Weir....Director
Writing
Peter Weir....Screenwriter
John Collee....Screenwriter
Patrick O'Brian....Original Material By
Production
Samuel Goldwyn, Jr.....Producer
Peter Weir....Producer
Duncan Henderson....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
Arthur Rochester....Production Sound Mixer
Richard King....Sound Designer
Richard King....Supervising Sound Editor
Paul Massey....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
D.M. Hemphill....Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art
William Sandell....Production Designer
Wendy Stites....Costume Designer
Stefen Fangmeier....Visual Effects
Nathan McGuinness....Visual Effects
Bruce Crone....Art Director
Mark Mansbridge....Art Director
Hector Romero....Art Director
Daniel Sudick....Visual Effects
James W. Tyson....Costume Designer
Dawn Line....Costume Designer
Edouard Henriques, III....Make-up Artist
Kate Biscoe....Make-up Artist
Gabriel De Cunto....Make-up Artist
Greg Funk....Make-up Artist
David Gameros....Make-up Artist
Erin Henriques....Make-up Artist
Will Huff....Make-up Artist
Raul Sarmiento....Make-up Artist
John M. Elliott, Jr.....Make-up Artist
Matthew W. Mungle....Make-up Effects
Russell Crowe's Special Make-up by Keith Vanderlaan's Captive Audience Productions
Greg Cannom....Make-up Effects
Christien Tinsley....Make-up Effects
Robert Stromberg....Visual Effects
ILM
Pablo Helman....Visual Effects
Visual Effects by Asylum
Marc Varisco....Visual Effects
Additional Visual Effects by Pacific Title & Art Studio
Mark Freud....Visual Effects
Cast
Captain
Russell Crowe....Jack Aubrey
Surgeon
Paul Bettany....Dr. Stephen Maturin
Officers
James D'Arcy....1st Lt. Thomas Pullings
Edward Woodall....2nd Lt. William Mowett
Chris Larkin....Captain Howard, Royal Marines
Midshipmen
Max Pirkis....Blakeney
Jack Randall....Boyle
Max Benitz....Calamy
Lee Ingleby....Hollom
Richard Pates....Williamson
Warrant Officers
Robert Pugh....Mr. Allen, Master
Richard McCabe....Mr. Higgins, Surgeon's Mate
Ian Mercer....Mr. Hollar, Boatswain
Tony Dolan....Mr. Lamb, Carpenter
Crew
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 de Santis....Padeen, Loblolly Boy
Ousmane Thiam....Black Bill, Killick's Mate
Thierry Segall....French Captain