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1. Elf (2003)

PG | 97 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.9
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64 Metascore

After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity.

Director: Jon Favreau | Stars: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Zooey Deschanel

Votes: 148,527 | Gross: $173.38M

2. Whiteout (2009)

R | 101 min | Action, Crime, Mystery

5.5
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U.S. Marshal Carrie Stetko tracks a killer in Antarctica, as the sun is about to set for six months.

Director: Dominic Sena | Stars: Kate Beckinsale, Gabriel Macht, Tom Skerritt, Columbus Short

Votes: 32,096 | Gross: $10.27M

3. An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

PG | 96 min | Documentary

7.5
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75 Metascore

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment.

Director: Davis Guggenheim | Stars: Al Gore, Billy West, George Bush, George W. Bush

Votes: 68,192 | Gross: $23.81M

4. March of the Penguins (2005)

G | 80 min | Documentary

7.6
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79 Metascore

In the Antarctic, every March since the beginning of time, the quest begins to find the perfect mate and start a family.

Director: Luc Jacquet | Stars: Morgan Freeman, Charles Berling, Romane Bohringer, Jules Sitruk

Votes: 46,576 | Gross: $77.41M

5. Frozen Planet (2011 TV Mini-Series)

TV-PG | 60 min | Documentary

9.1
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Focuses on life and the environment in both the Arctic and Antarctic.

Stars: David Attenborough, Alec Baldwin, Chadden Hunter, Ted Giffords

Votes: 11,350

6. Encounters at the End of the World (2007)

G | 99 min | Documentary

7.8
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80 Metascore

Film-maker Werner Herzog travels to the McMurdo Station in Antarctica, looking to capture the continent's beauty and investigate the characters living there.

Director: Werner Herzog | Stars: Werner Herzog, Scott Rowland, Stefan Pashov, Doug MacAyeal

Votes: 13,820 | Gross: $0.94M

7. The Three Caballeros (1944)

Approved | 71 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

6.5
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Donald receives his birthday gifts, which include traditional gifts and information about Brazil (hosted by Zé Carioca) and Mexico (by Panchito, a Mexican Charro Rooster).

Directors: Norman Ferguson, Clyde Geronimi, Jack Kinney, Bill Roberts, Harold Young | Stars: Aurora Miranda, Carmen Molina, Dora Luz, Sterling Holloway

Votes: 8,636

8. Shackleton (2002 TV Mini-Series)

Approved | 206 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.7
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The true story of Shackleton's 1914 Endurance expedition to the the South Pole and his epic struggle to lead his 28 man crew to safety after his ship was crushed in the pack ice.

Stars: Kenneth Branagh, John Grillo, Paul Humpoletz, Phoebe Nicholls

Votes: 2,175

9. Batman Unlimited: Animal Instincts (2015 Video)

78 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

5.8
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Batman, with the help of the Flash, Green Arrow, Nightwing, and Red Robin, has to try and get to the bottom of the mysterious robotic animals attacking Gotham.

Director: Butch Lukic | Stars: Roger Craig Smith, Chris Diamantopoulos, Will Friedle, Charlie Schlatter

Votes: 1,781

10. Farce of the Penguins (2006)

R | 80 min | Animation, Comedy

4.2
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A mockumentary that illuminates penguin survival and mating rituals, as well as one bird's search for love while on a 70-mile trek with his hedonistic buddies.

Director: Bob Saget | Stars: Samuel L. Jackson, Alyson Hannigan, Bob Saget, Brie Larson

Votes: 4,339

11. Elling (2001)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Drama

7.6
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70 Metascore

When his mother, who has sheltered him his entire 40 years, dies, Elling, a sensitive, would-be poet, is sent to live in a state institution. There he meets Kjell Bjarne, a gentle giant and... See full summary »

Director: Petter Næss | Stars: Per Christian Ellefsen, Sven Nordin, Marit Pia Jacobsen, Jørgen Langhelle

Votes: 12,315 | Gross: $0.31M

12. The Jungle Bunch: The Movie (2011 TV Movie)

58 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

5.3
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At the South Pole, the walruses install a rule of terror for the penguins. Tommy and his sister travel to the Equator, where legend says a jungle 'penguin warrior' and his six companions ... See full summary »

Directors: David Alaux, Eric Tosti | Stars: Michel Mella, Emmanuel Curtil, Paul Borne, Laurent Morteau

Votes: 100

13. Secrets of the Dead (2000– )

Documentary, History, Mystery

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Notable historical events and locations are scientifically examined.

Stars: Liev Schreiber, Jay O. Sanders, Salima Ikram, Piers Gibbon

Votes: 271

14. Living in the Age of Airplanes (2015)

47 min | Documentary

8.2
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Living in the Age of Airplanes is a story about how the airplane has changed the world. Filmed in 18 countries across all 7 continents, it renews our appreciation for one of the most ... See full summary »

Director: Brian J. Terwilliger | Star: Harrison Ford

Votes: 127

15. Telling You (1998)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

4.3
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Two college graduates who find themselves stuck behind the counter of a pizza parlor while their friends move on struggle to find a new direction for their lives.

Director: Rob DeFranco | Stars: Peter Facinelli, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Dash Mihok, Andy Berman

Votes: 622

16. The Last Place on Earth (1985 TV Mini-Series)

396 min | Drama

8.4
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Scott vs. Amundsen. It wasn't meant to be a race, but race it becomes, as the world awaits news of the first to reach the Pole. What follows is a tale of heroism, foolhardiness, ... See full summary »

Stars: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Ståle Bjørnhaug

Votes: 302

17. Lost and Found (2008 TV Short)

24 min | Animation, Short

8.2
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A magical tale of friendship and loneliness, which tells the story of a little boy who one day finds a penguin on his doorstep. Although at first he is unsure what to do, the boy becomes ... See full summary »

Director: Philip Hunt | Star: Jim Broadbent

Votes: 530

18. New Alcatraz (2001)

R | 96 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

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In the highest security prison, located in Antarctica, for the world's deadliest criminals, a mining operation unleashes a giant prehistoric snake with a voracious appetite. It is up to the... See full summary »

Director: Phillip J. Roth | Stars: Dean Cain, Elizabeth Lackey, Mark Sheppard, Dean Biasucci

Votes: 1,291

19. Ice and the Sky (2015)

89 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

6.9
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59 Metascore

A documentary about global warming.

Director: Luc Jacquet | Stars: Claude Lorius, Michel Papineschi, Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Votes: 217

20. Dirigible (1931)

Passed | 100 min | Adventure

6.4
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Jack Bradon is tasked to reach the South Pole with a dirigible.

Director: Frank Capra | Stars: Jack Holt, Fay Wray, Ralph Graves, Hobart Bosworth

Votes: 442

21. Gorath (1962)

83 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

6.0
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Japanese disaster film about a giant meteor on a collision course with the Earth. The dubbed American version of this film is missing a giant walrus which appeared briefly in the Japanese ... See full summary »

Director: Ishirô Honda | Stars: Ryô Ikebe, Yumi Shirakawa, Akira Kubo, Kumi Mizuno

Votes: 385

22. Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure (2001)

40 min | Documentary, Short

7.8
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Shackleton's Antarctic Adventure is a giant-screen film that tells the dramatic true story of explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton's now-legendary 1914-1916 British Imperial Trans-Antarctic ... See full summary »

Director: George Butler | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Conrad Anker, Iain Fraser, Michael Gambon

Votes: 381

23. The Great White Silence (1924)

108 min | Documentary

8.0
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In 1910 the British Antarctic Expedition, led by Capt. Robert F. Scott, embarks from Lyttleton, NZ on a quest to become the first to reach the South Pole.

Director: Herbert G. Ponting | Stars: Robert Falcon Scott, Herbert G. Ponting

Votes: 445

24. Dot and the Whale (1986)

75 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.9
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Young girl Dot and her friend Nelson the dolphin find Tonga, a beached whale who lost her family in whalers attack and wants to die. Dot believes that Moby Dick could convince Tonga to live, so Nelson takes Dot to Antarctica to find him.

Director: Yoram Gross | Stars: Kim Deacon, Robyn Moore, Keith Scott

Votes: 103

25. In Search of Santa (2004 Video)

Not Rated | 80 min | Family, Animation

5.1
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When a sleigh bell mysteriously falls from the sky, pure-hearted Princess Crystal is determined to prove it came from one of Santa's reindeer. Together, she and her sister, Princess Lucinda... See full summary »

Director: William R. Kowalchuk Jr. | Stars: Hilary Duff, Haylie Duff, Kathleen Barr, Scott McNeil

Votes: 219

26. With Byrd at the South Pole (1930)

82 min | Documentary, Adventure

7.2
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Stars: Richard E. Byrd, Clair D. Alexander, Bernt Balchen, George H. Black

Votes: 136

27. 90° South (1933)

72 min | Documentary

7.7
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A record of Captain Scott's 1911 South Pole expedition.

Director: Herbert G. Ponting | Stars: F.R.G. Evans, Herbert G. Ponting, Robert Falcon Scott

Votes: 104

28. The Forbidden Quest (1993)

75 min | Adventure

6.5
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1941: in Ireland, a film maker hears of an aged ship's carpenter who knows the fate of the Hollandia, a Norse ship that set sail in 1905 and vanished. The old salt has canisters of film to ... See full summary »

Director: Peter Delpeut | Stars: Joseph O'Conor, Roy Ward

Votes: 211

29. The Lost Zeppelin (1929)

Adventure

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Director: Edward Sloman | Stars: Conway Tearle, Virginia Valli, Ricardo Cortez, Duke Martin

Votes: 63

30. Voyage to the Edge of the World (1976)

G | 92 min | Documentary

7.3
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On his ship "Calypso," as well as in a submarine, Jacques Cousteau and his crew sail from South America and travel to Antarctica. They explore islands, reefs, icebergs, fossils, active ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Cousteau | Star: Jacques-Yves Cousteau

Votes: 85

31. Chilly Willy (1953)

Passed | 6 min | Family, Short, Animation

6.9
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A schooner anchors at the South Pole, and the skipper goes ashore and leaves the ship's mascot, a St. Bernard dog, to stand watch and guard the ship. A small penguin, Chilly Willy (the only... See full summary »

Director: Paul J. Smith | Stars: Daws Butler, Sara Berner, Dal McKennon

Votes: 82

32. Raging Planet (1997– )

60 min | Documentary

7.7
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Stars: Randall Lee Rose, Mike Theiss, Mark Halliley

Votes: 45

33. South of Sanity (2012)

R | 90 min | Horror

5.0
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One Antarctican winter isolated from the rest of the world, but not from eachother.

Directors: Mathew Edwards, Kirk Watson | Stars: Kirk Watson, Terri Souster, Shaun Scopes, Mathew Edwards

Votes: 62

34. Frigid Hare (1949)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

7.7
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Bugs rescues a penguin from an Inuit hunter at the South Pole and becomes obligated to it beyond his wildest dreams.

Director: Chuck Jones | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 916

35. The Cold-Blooded Penguin (1945)

7 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.2
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The narrator tells Donald the story of Pablo the penguin, who dreamed of moving to a warmer climate. After several false attempts, he makes a boat out of a chunk of ice. All goes well, ... See full summary »

Director: Bill Roberts | Star: Sterling Holloway

Votes: 136

36. Santabear's High Flying Adventure (1987 TV Short)

23 min | Animation, Short

7.6
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Directors: Michael Sporn, Robert Marianetti | Stars: Kelly McGillis, Bobby McFerrin, John Malkovich, Glenne Headly

Votes: 33

37. In Search of Life (2016)

132 min | Adventure, Drama

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Director: Upamanyu Sushma Naskar | Stars: Sahib Ahmad, Adil Jain

38. Donald's Penguin (1939)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

6.8
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Admiral Byrd ships Donald a penguin from the South Pole. Donald is amused by it, until he thinks it has eaten his goldfish. It hasn't - yet - so Donald gets a fish from the fridge to make ... See full summary »

Director: Jack King | Star: Clarence Nash

Votes: 379

39. To the Ends of the Earth (1983)

105 min | Documentary

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The story of the three year expedition led by British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes, which ended in August 1982, and which was man's first and only land and sea voyage around the world ... See full summary »

Director: William Kronick | Stars: Richard Burton, Ranulph Fiennes, Prince Charles

40. 90 Degrees South (1987)

70 min | Documentary

8.6
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The story of Monica Kristensen, who followed in the footsteps of Roald Amundsen, the first man to reach the South Pole (1911). Her voyage was a dangerous one, involving mid-ocean refueling ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Ravenscroft | Star: Monica Kristensen

Votes: 22

41. Ice (I)

Adventure | Announced

When, in 1914, Shackleton's ship The Endurance goes down in the pack ice of the Antarctic, Ernest Shackleton must lead his 28-man crew to safety against truly impossible odds. Shackleton's ... See full summary »

42. Operation Cold Feet (1956)

Approved | 6 min | Family, Animation, Short

6.9
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A sentry is posted to guard the food supply at a South Pole expedition location, but Chilly Willy the penguin is hungry and has his eyes on the canned sardines and other sea-food choices at... See full summary »

Director: Alex Lovy | Stars: Bonnie Baker, Daws Butler

Votes: 25

43. Nippon nankyoku tanken (1912)

Adventure, Documentary

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44. Die letzte Reise des Kapitän Scott (1966 TV Movie)

78 min | Documentary, Adventure, Drama

8.2
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Director: Dieter Lemmel | Stars: Werner Uschkurat, Willem Fricke, Eberhard Mondry, Hans Musäus

Votes: 10

45. A Chilly Reception (1958)

Family, Animation, Short

5.3
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Director: Alex Lovy | Star: Daws Butler

Votes: 14

46. South to Antarctica (2002)

49 min | Documentary

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Antarctica...the last wilderness on earth. Its seas contain the largest biomass on the planet.

Director: Fred Heiman | Stars: Louise Crossley, Peggy Heiman, Werner Stambach

47. Polar Pest (1958)

Animation, Family, Short

6.2
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Director: Alex Lovy | Star: Daws Butler

Votes: 18

48. Birds Make Sport (1946)

Approved | 9 min | Short, Family, Sport

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Noted sports writer and ornithologist John Kieran provides the commentary on this short that includes rare slo-mo (at-the-time)studies of the tiny hummingbird, and highlights of the ostrich... See full summary »

Director: Jack Eaton | Stars: John Kieran, Jimmy the Crow

49. Mot ukjent land (1930)

77 min | Documentary

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50. Explorers of the World (1931)

Passed | 120 min | Documentary, Adventure, History

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A compilation film, produced by the American Museum of Natural History, with footage from six major expeditions of the 20th-Century; the Stoll-McCracken Siberian Artic expedition, for the ... See full summary »

Director: Harold Noice | Stars: Richard E. Byrd, Harold McCracken, Gene Lamb, J. Stenhouse