The year is 1886, when New England's fishing harbours are the scene for a "creature of unknown origin" destroying ships at sea. It i...更多>
The sea covers seven tenths of the Earth. Its breadth is pure, and wholesome. It is an immense world, pulsating with every form of life. Here there are no despots. On the surface, men still exercise their endless laws, fight and indulge in all their bloody earthly horrors, but below the surface their power ceases... their dominion vanishes. To live, gentlemen, in the embrace of the sea... only here is there independence... here, I recognize no master... here, I am free.
Captain Nemo: The surface... I never thought I'd want to see it so badly. Captain Nemo: No-one will ever use the Nautilus as an instrument of conquest... no-one. Ned Land: [suspicious that the dinner laid out before them is poisoned] I'd feel better if I saw you eating some of it first. Captain Nemo: I promise you... that if I wanted to kill you, I would resort to more direct means.