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Pirates (1998)

Discovery examines the history of "Golden age of Piracy." The program takes a detailed look at the harsh lives of pirates, their tactics, motivations and why they would choose such a life. ... See full summary »

Director:

Henry Chancellor
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Cast

Credited cast:
Lorna Bennett ... Anne Bonny
Rachel Ferjani Rachel Ferjani ... Mary Reid
Gabriel Byrne ... Narrator (voice)
Chris Jarman ... Pirate
Jonathan Leveck ... Pirate
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Lorna Bennet Lorna Bennet ... Anne Bonnie
Mike Cheshire Mike Cheshire ... Himself
David Cordingly David Cordingly ... Himself
Harold Ellis Harold Ellis ... Himself (as Professor Harold Ellis)
William Gilkerson William Gilkerson ... Himself
Ainsley Henriques Ainsley Henriques ... Himself
Kenneth Kinkor Kenneth Kinkor ... Himself
Alf Readman Alf Readman ... Himself, Master Sailmaker
Chip Reynolds Chip Reynolds ... Himself
Julie Wheelwright Julie Wheelwright ... Herself, Author
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Discovery examines the history of "Golden age of Piracy." The program takes a detailed look at the harsh lives of pirates, their tactics, motivations and why they would choose such a life. The geopolitical forces that lead to the proliferation of pirates and their final demise are explained. Written by David Foss

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Country:

UK

Release Date:

1998 (USA) See more »

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Windfall Films See more »
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