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4 out of 10 Good exciting action
Ciaran from Dublin, 23 May 2007
Trivia: One of the very few movies with no female speaking roles. Another being 'The Great Escape'. There you go. As a movie this is a very good, exciting seafaring yarn. The depiction of the enemy (the French) as a faceless foe over the waves is very effective while the action is excellently choreographed. One to recommend for all historical action buffs.
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4.5 out of 10 Master and Commander
Brigitte from Dublin, 15 Jul 2011
Wonderful mixture of an old-fashioned narrative and great perspectives on life on tall ships. It seems totally authentic. And Russell Crowe is as convincing as ever...
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4.5 out of 10 Excellent take on the novels
James from Limerick, 04 Jun 2008
Feels very authentic, another absorbing Crowe performance. Ending a letdown though, left wanting more or a sequel. Highlight: "The lesser of two weevils"
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5 out of 10 Brilliant
Kevin from Dublin, 30 Jan 2008
A superb film. Great storyline, beautifully put together and I've just bought the soundtrack! Think I just might buy it.
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3 out of 10 ok
michelle from Sligo, 18 Jun 2009
an alright film nothing explosive however
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In Peter Weir's Master And Commander, Russell Crowe stars as Captain "Lucky" Jack Aubrey, renowned as a fighting captain in the British Navy. After a French ship almost sinks them in a battle, the ship’s surgeon and Aubrey’s closest friend Stephen Maturin (Paul Bettany) cautions him about letting revenge cloud his judgement. With the HMS Surprise badly damaged and much of his crew injured, Aubrey is torn between duty and friendship as he pursues a high-stakes chase across...

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