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Shackleton 

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.
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John Grillo ...
Paul Humpoletz ...
 Man in Audience 2 episodes, 2002
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 Eleanor Shackleton 2 episodes, 2002
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 Frank Shackleton 2 episodes, 2002
Cicely Delaney ...
 Cecily Shackleton 2 episodes, 2002
Christian Young ...
 Raymond Shackleton 2 episodes, 2002
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 Rosalind Chetwynd 2 episodes, 2002
Gino Melvazzi ...
 Head Waiter 2 episodes, 2002
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 Jack Morgan 2 episodes, 2002
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Abby Ford ...
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 Lord Curzon 2 episodes, 2002
Robert Swann ...
 Freshfield 2 episodes, 2002
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 George Marston 2 episodes, 2002
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 Janet Stancombe Wills 2 episodes, 2002
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Ben Silverstone ...
 Very Young Applicant 2 episodes, 2002
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 Hubert Hudson 2 episodes, 2002
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Richard Cant ...
 First Lieutenant 2 episodes, 2002
Mathew Ashwood ...
 Second Lieutenant 2 episodes, 2002
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 Dudley Docker 2 episodes, 2002
Roger May ...
 Cavalry Officer 2 episodes, 2002
Hal Cruttenden ...
 Bearded Applicant 2 episodes, 2002
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 Oddenino 2 episodes, 2002
Matt Wilkinson ...
 Assistant Director 2 episodes, 2002
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Nicholas Hewetson ...
 Alexander Macklin 2 episodes, 2002
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Jamie Lee ...
 James Wordie 2 episodes, 2002
Christian Steel ...
 Leonard Hussey 2 episodes, 2002
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Craig Cheetham ...
 Walter How 2 episodes, 2002
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 Ernest Holness 2 episodes, 2002
Hugh Simon ...
Rupert Frazer ...
 King George V 2 episodes, 2002
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Paul Bigley ...
 Charles Green 2 episodes, 2002
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 William Bakewell 2 episodes, 2002
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Sven Nordin ...
Rolf Arly Lund ...
Angus Barnett ...
 Wounded Soldier 2 episodes, 2002
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 Italian Maid 2 episodes, 2002
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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.

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On the brink of death - courage was his only weapon.


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Trivia

The port of Hafnarfjörður in Iceland doubled for the port of Buenos Aires. The Icelandic scenery was later replaced digitally with an Argentinean one. See more »

Goofs

When the men start hauling their boats over the ice, we see the name "J. Caird" clearly painted on one of them. A few minutes later Shackleton announces he has decided to name the boats and unveils the painted names for the first time. See more »

Quotes

Sir Ernest Shackleton: [arriving at the whaling station] We should take a picture. Frank would want us to take a picture.
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Connections

Featured in The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (2002) See more »

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excellent, in the footsteps of Scott
3 January 2002 | by See all my reviews

I have only just finished watching this compelling two parter. I have previously been a fan of the Scott of the Antarctic story and the John Mills film of the same; I was apprehensive of the outcome of this made for TV version.

However, the result was superb. The acting , cast and script matched the quatilty of the original tale. An epic true human story of Endurance, deserved to be well presented and it was. You can only be left in awe of the men who took part in the original incident. Treat yourself to this if you have not already seen it, but wear some warm clothing, you feel the chill of the realism - I loved it. 10/10


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