Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil

Written by C.S. Forester and Patrick HarbinsonDirected by Andrew Grieve Although, in my opinion, this story is the weakest in the series of Horatio Hornblower tele-films produced for British television and the A&E network, it’s still very enjoyable. If for nothing else, Ioan Gruffudd, who portrays Hornblower, is very easy on the eyes and looksContinue reading “Horatio Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil”

Horatio Hornblower The Duel: This Is Not A Commercial For The British Navy

Written by C.S. Forester and Russell LewisDirected by Andrew Grieve Horatio Hornblower: The Duel is the first of a series of four specials that were aired on the A & E Network last year. A four-hour two-part sequel was aired about a month ago, and there are plans to continue the stories. These stories areContinue reading “Horatio Hornblower The Duel: This Is Not A Commercial For The British Navy”