8.7/10
2,125
7 user 5 critic

Wild Pacific 

South Pacific (original title)
Trailer
2:38 | Trailer

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Prime Video

ON TV
ON DISC
ALL
A documentary series on life in and adapted to the conditions of the Southern part of the Pacific Ocean, a vast aquatic region with an unequaled number of islands. Both wildlife and human ... See full summary »
Reviews

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2009  
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Wild China (TV Mini-Series 2008)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

An in-depth look at some of China's most impressive natural sites such as the ancient Han kingdom, the Mongol steppes, the Silk Road and the Tibetan Plateau.

Stars: Bernard Hill
Nature's Most Amazing Events (TV Mini-Series 2009)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

This is a documentary series looking at the most dramatic wildlife spectacles on our planet. We see the impact of the melting of the arctic ice in the summer, the annual return of the ... See full summary »

Stars: David Attenborough, Joe Stevens, Tom Fitz
Great Barrier Reef (TV Series 2012)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Monty Halls explores Australia's Great Barrier Reef, one of the natural wonders of the world and the largest living structure on our planet. Monty explores its full 2000-kilometre length, ... See full summary »

Stars: Monty Halls, Karl Stefanovic
Wild Alaska (2015)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

An amusing documentary based on the wildlife and experiences of the relaxing sculpture that is Alaska.

Stars: Denny Heide, Harvey Kitka, Dougray Scott
Galápagos (TV Mini-Series 2006)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

The history of these beautiful Islands from their creation as uprising lava to their being studied by Darwin to their modern day inhabitants.

Stars: Tilda Swinton, Richard Wollocombe, Tom Hiddleston
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Stunning 3-part BBC documentary about the natural world and wildlife of Japan's islands: Honshu, Hokkaido and the Southernmost Islands.

Stars: Peter Drost, Michelle Dockery
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

The rugged terrain of South America's Patagonia region is an arid mix of mountains, deserts and coasts supporting a diverse animal population.

Stars: Roeland Kooijmans
Natural Curiosities (TV Series 2013)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

David Attenborough presents a collection of his favourite natural curiosities found throughout the animal kingdom from armoured giants to crafty insects.

Stars: David Attenborough, Guy Chapelier
Madagascar (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Over 80% of Madagascar's animals and plants are found nowhere else on Earth. Discover what made Madagascar so different from the rest of the world, and how evolution ran wild there.

Stars: David Attenborough, John Brown, Rainer Dolch
Wild Arabia (TV Mini-Series 2013)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

British biologist and military veteran Steve Backshall visits the Arabian peninsula to film its surprisingly rich and varied wildlife. Contrary to its desert reputation, Arabia comprises ... See full summary »

Stars: Alexander Siddig, Hadi Al Hikmani, Abdullah Al Shuhi
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

David Attenborough revisits the Great Barrier Reef after nearly 60 years. His visit takes him from the most exposed part of the reef as well as down to 300m below the surface discovering corals never seen before.

Stars: David Attenborough, Barack Obama
Shark I (TV Series 2015)
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

This wide-ranging series documents the secret lives of sharks from the Arctic to the tropics, revealing their amazing diversity and sociability.

Stars: Peter Drost, Paul McGann, Andrea Marshall
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Benedict Cumberbatch ...  Narrator 6 episodes, 2009
Mike Rowe ...  Himself / ... 3 episodes, 2009
Richard Wollocombe Richard Wollocombe ...  Himself 3 episodes, 2009
Edit

Storyline

A documentary series on life in and adapted to the conditions of the Southern part of the Pacific Ocean, a vast aquatic region with an unequaled number of islands. Both wildlife and human cultures developed in a unique variety, largely determined by such natural conditions as huge distances, sea depths, currents and winds. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

tv mini series | See All (1) »

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 July 2009 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Wild Pacific See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(DVD)

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Benedict Cumberbatch had extreme difficulty pronouncing the word 'penguin' due to his English accent. He admitted to this during an interview on the Graham Norton show. See more »

Connections

Featured in Txiki (2012) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Absolutely fabulous. Must watch
12 August 2014 | by altafnpatelSee all my reviews

This is outstanding series of exploration of region never filmed or no human ever seen before. The way stories are covered are very well organized and gives pleasant when watching. There are plethora of shots which clearly seem to be taken with well planning and patience with perfect angle and position.

Every series prepared with rhythmic storyline. For example, Endless Blue starts with lost sailors and move towards life of sperm whale, and then go in-depth of middle south-pacific to explore species that we never ever seen and never filmed before or say explored by anyone.

Use of high-definition and slow-motion cameras makes the scenes perfect


4 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 7 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed