Book to Movie: Master and Commander

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Patrick O'Brian
  • Pages: 412
  • Audio: 16 hours and 45 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: Peter Weir
  • Screen Writer: Peter Weir and John Collee
  • Running Time: 2 hours and 18 minutes


  • Russell Crowe as Jack Aubrey
  • Paul Bettany as Stephen Maturin
  • James D'Arcy as Thomas Pullings
  • Edward Woodall as Second Lieutenant William Mowett
  • Chris Larkin as Captain Howard
  • Robert Pugh as John Allen
  • Max Benitz as Midshipman
  • Max Pirkis as Lord William Blakeney
  • Lee Ingleby as Hollom
  • Richard McCabe as Mr. Higgins
  • Ian Mercer as Mr. Hollar
  • Tony Dolan as Mr. Lamb
  • David Threlfall as Preserved Killick
  • Billy Boyd as Barrett Bonden
  • Bryan Dick as Joseph Nagle
  • Joseph Morgan as William Warley
  • George Innes as Joe Plaice
  • Patrick Gallagher as Awkward Davies
  • John DeSantis as Padeen Colman
  • Mark Lewis Jones as Mr. Hogg