Alex is a sailor forced on board a navy ship. He arranges a mutiny and turns to piracy as his only chance to reach home. On his journey he captures a ship and makes new friends, always on the run from the Royal Navy.
Synopsis:Alex is a merchant sailor tired of his life at sea. He returns from a voyage and is dragged back out to sea that night.
During a battle against a pirate ship Alex leads a mutiny and captures the ship. He persuades the crew to join him as pirates.
After a short time at sea, Alex and his crew take their first prize, a slaving vessel. The freed slaves join the crew. Headstrong with his first capture, Alex tries to capture a treasure galleon. The galleon is a hard target and Alex must choose between the riches in the hold or the lives of his crew