Serving as a prequel to Robert Louis Stevensons novel “Treasure Island,” this series follows Captain Flint (Toby Stephens) and his notorious crew of pirates. In its fourth and final season, the series finds Flint and his crew doing battle in the West Indies and fighting to avoid the destruction of their way of life and reach a triumphant conclusion to their journey. Also starring: Hannah New, Luke Arnold, and Jessica Parker Kennedy.
In the wake of Charles Town, the world lives in fear of Captain Flint. But when his campaign of terror crosses over into madness, it falls to John Silver to locate the man within the monster. Meanwhile, with Eleanor Guthrie gone, Jack Rackham and Captain Charles Vane struggle to secure Nassau for the ages. All will be tested when a new threat arrives. It knows them. It understand them. And in the blink of an eye, it will turn them against each other.
Set up as a twenty-year prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic book Treasure Island, Black Sails will follow the adventures of cutthroat Captain Flint and his crew of brutal buccaneers, whose ways have led them to the brink of extinction. Flint is forced to seek sanctuary on the pirate paradise New Providence Island, a place defined by both its enlightened ideals and stunning brutality.
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