The Buccaneers is based on the true story of Englands attempts to destroy the pirate stranglehold on shipping routes in the Caribbean. Featuring the famous British actor Robert Shaw (Janus, Man For All Seasons) as Captain Dan Tempest, a pardoned ex-pirate, and Peter Hammond (The Avengers) as Lt. Beamish, The Buccaneers is a swashbuckling adventure on the high seas. Swordplay abounds as the forces of the Crown struggle to defeat the pirates, including the infamous Blackbeard. Featuring a cast of Britains finest actors, this is a boys-own adventure not to be missed. . Episodes: Blackbeard, The Raider, Captain Dan Tempest, Dan Tempests War with Spain, The Wasp, Whale Gold, The Slave Ship, Gunpowder Plot, The Ladies, The Surgeon of Sangre Rojo.