Damn the Defiant! (1962) IMDb 7.1 aka H.M.S. Defiant (original title)
PG 1h 41min Action, Drama, History 15 April 1962 (UK)
Stars: Alec Guinness, Dirk Bogarde, Maurice Denham
On the H.M.S. Defiant, during the French Revolutionary War, fair Captain Crawford is locked in a battle of wills against his cruel second-in-command Lieutenant Scott-Padget, whose heavy-handed command style pushes the crew to mutiny.
Director: Lewis Gilbert
Writers: Nigel Kneale (screenplay), Edmund H. North (screenplay)