McCoy: That shark's been following us ever since the surgeon died, waiting for the burial. Couldn't I have a musket to shoot it, sir? Fletcher Christian: Take the deck, McCoy. I'll get the keys to the arms chest. McCoy: Get two muskets, sir. I'd like to shoot that shark on board.
Talbot Jennings (1896–1985), U.S. screenwriter, Jules Furthman (1888–1960), U.S. screenwriter, and Carey Wilson (1889–1962), U.S. screenwriter. McCoy (Alec Craig), Fletcher Christian (Clark Gable), Mutiny On The Bounty, the "shark on board" is Captain Bligh (Charles Laughton) (1935).
This exchange represents the first rumblings of a mutiny.