Thu, 12 Oct|
The Bounty – Film Screening by Whangarei Film Society
One of the top movies of the 80s featuring replica of the Bounty, built & launched in Whangārei in 1978. Ticketed event.
12 Oct 2023, 6:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Forum North, 7 Rust Avenue, Whangārei 0110, New Zealand
As part of celebrations for the Whangārei Maritime Festival, Whangārei Film Society is proud to be screening this 1984 retelling of one of the most famous of all sea stories. Whilst the movie boasts all the top actors of the 80s, the real star of the film is the replica of The Bounty, which was made and launched right here in Whangārei in 1978. Don't miss your chance to see a piece of Whangarei history on the big screen!
Tickets: Door sales only. $10 for WFS members and $15 for Non members. All welcome. Cash only please – no Eftpos available.
UK, 1984, Adventure/Drama
123 mins, Rated PG
Cast: Mel Gibson, Anthony Hopkins, Edward Fox, Daniel Day-Lewis and Laurence Olivier.
Director: Roger Donaldson