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The last place on earth. The complete epic miniseries

Author: Trevor GriffithsTim Van RellimFerdinand FairfaxMartin ShawSverre Anker OusdalAll authors
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : Distributed by BFS Entertainment & Multimedia, [2011], ©1985.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the story of the race to the South Pole in 1911 between rival explorers: the Englishman Scott and the Norwegian Amundsen. In an effort to be the first to plant his country's flag at the South Pole, Scott and Amundsen undertook a 1,500-mile trek across the frozen wastes of Antarctica, facing danger, extreme suffering, and death.
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Genre/Form: Action and adventure television programs
Drama
Film adaptations
Television mini-series
Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Roald Amundsen; Roald Amundsen; Robert Falcon Scott
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Trevor Griffiths; Tim Van Rellim; Ferdinand Fairfax; Martin Shaw; Sverre Anker Ousdal; Stephen Moore; Susan Wooldridge; Max von Sydow; Hugh Grant; Bill Nighy; Trevor Jones; Roland Huntford; BFS Entertainment & Multimedia Ltd.; Central Productions.; Renegade Films.
OCLC Number: 729758275
Notes: Title from container.
Based on the book: Scott and Amundsen / by Roland Huntford.
"A Masterpiece Theatre presentation"--Container.
Credits: Director of photography, John Coquillon ; music, Trevor Jones.
Cast: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge, Max Von Sydow, Hugh Grant, Bill Nighy.
Event notes: Originally broadcast by ITV in 1985.
Description: 3 videodiscs (390 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; Dobly digital.
Contents: Poles apart --
Minor diversions --
Leading men --
Gentlemen and players --
The glories of the race --
Forgone conclusion --
Rejoice.
Other Titles: Poles apart.
Minor diversions.
Leading men.
Glories of the race.
Forgone conclusion.
Rejoice.
Masterpiece theatre (Television program)
Responsibility: Central Productions in association with Renegade Films ; screenplay, Trevor Griffiths ; produced by Tim van Rellim ; director, Ferdinand Fairfax.

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Tells the story of the race to the South Pole in 1911 between rival explorers: the Englishman Scott and the Norwegian Amundsen. In an effort to be the first to plant his country's flag at the South Pole, Scott and Amundsen undertook a 1,500-mile trek across the frozen wastes of Antarctica, facing danger, extreme suffering, and death.

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