Description:10 17 05 00 Port of covered with snow London, 1699. The maritime, corsair prisoners follow the ramparts of the port and embark on the boat, the galleon. A smith breaks the chains of prisoners fastened by ankles. Liberation. Just like that of mass on the anvil, the smith breaks the link. Adam Mercy " Randolph Scott " is broken chains. Close-up of the captain " Charles Laughton " in front of a table which registers prisoners become maritime on the register, it makes them sign of a cross with a feather. Privateer. Illiterate, analphabetism. Close-up Adam Mercy who signs the register, he will be a gunner on the boat. The captain is admiring but watchful and asks to his second to watch Mercy. Suspected of unreliability.