The swashbuckling adventures of the hero of the Revolutionary War. His contributions weren't always appreciated by the new U.S. government. After the way Congress show their displeasure by sending him to the Russia of Catherine the Great. Written by
Steve Crook <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Did You Know?
In the film it is stated that the name of Jones' ship, the Bonhomme Richard, was the French for "Poor Richard," in honor of Benjamin Franklin, author of "Poor Richard's Almanack" who was then the American ambassador to the French, who had provided Jones with his ship. While the ship was named in honor of Franklin, "Bonhomme Richard" is actually the French for "good man Richard." "Poor Richard" would have been "Pauvre Richard." See more
Captain Richard Pearson
Captain, are you surrendering? Do you ask for quarter?
John Paul Jones
No sir! I have no yet begun to fight!
Referenced in Hollywood Mouth
Scotland the Brave
Unofficial Scottish anthem
PLayed on the bagpipes See more