||Rare Original U. S. 1 sheet, linen backed Mutiny on the Bounty vintage movie poster. Mutiny on the Bounty is a 1962 film starring Marlon Brando and Trevor Howard based on the novel Mutiny on the Bountyby Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall. The film retells the 1789 real-life mutiny aboard HMAV Bounty led by Fletcher Christian against the ship's captain, William Bligh. This is the second film that was made from the novel. (The first was done in 1935.)
During hurricane Sandy (October 29, 2012) this great old 3 masted schooner went down off the coast of North Carolina. The ship is a replica of the 1787 Royal Navy sailing vessel and was built in 1960. . It was constructed from original Royal Navy plans, but was made one-third larger to accommodate cameras and other filming equipment. The ship was used in the filming of “Mutiny on the Bounty,” starring Marlon Brando and Trevor Howard. The ship was also used later in 1990 film starring Charlton Heston. There, the Bounty played the “Hispanola. And Pirates of the Caribbean where she was called the Black Pearl.