During the Napoleonic Wars, Captain Crawford takes command of H.M.S. Defiant and instructed to make an appointment with the fleet in Corsica. With his son on board as a new midshipman, Captain Crawford has a balanced hand with his crew. This does not go well with his deputy, Lieutenant Scott-Paget, a cruel officer who is also well-connected, and someone who has proven himself to be the downfall of his previous commander. In a battle of will, Scott-Paget uses Crawford's son to force the captain to fight him. With the men on the brink of mutiny, they must also face the enemy.
First class Drama film produced in 1962 in United Kingdom. Damn the Defiant! is little different than other movies made in hollywood, but you will not regret watching it online. It has everything what a good film should have, great dialogues and many memorable scenes. With such good actors cast, the movie just can't be bad. The man who directed Damn the Defiant! is Lewis Gilbert. Watch Damn the Defiant! for free or download it using the download button.