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The last place on Earth

Author: Ferdinand FairfaxTim Van RellimTrevor GriffithsMartin ShawSverre Anker OusdalAll authors
Publisher: Richmond Hill, Ont. : BFS Video, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The epic race to the South Pole between rival explorers Scott and Amundsen is one of the greatest adventure stories of the twentieth century. Their motives and methods were quite different, but their aim was the same-to plant their country's flag first.
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Genre/Form: Television mini-series
Action and adventure films
Historical films
Drama
Named Person: Robert Falcon Scott; Roald Amundsen; Roald Amundsen; Robert Falcon Scott
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Ferdinand Fairfax; Tim Van Rellim; Trevor Griffiths; Martin Shaw; Sverre Anker Ousdal; Stephen Moore; Susan Wooldridge; Hugh Grant; Max von Sydow; Trevor Jones; Roland Huntford; Renegade Films.; Central Productions.; BFS Video (Firm)
OCLC Number: 463301232
Notes: Title from container and disc.
Based on the book by Roland Huntford.
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series in 1985.
Credits: Music composer, Trever Jones.
Cast: Martin Shaw, Sverre Anker Ousdal, Stephen Moore, Susan Wooldridge, Hugh Grant, Max Von Sydow.
Description: 3 videodiscs (ca. 385 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; Dolby Digital.
Contents: Disc 1. Poles apart --
Minor diversions --
Leading men --
Disc 2. Gentlemen and players --
The glories of the race --
Foregone conclusion --
Disc 3. Rejoice.
Other Titles: Masterpiece Theatre presentation
Responsibility: produced by Central Productions in association with Renegade Films ; produced by Tim Van Rellim ; screenplay by Trevor Griffiths ; directed by Ferdinand Fairfax.

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The epic race to the South Pole between rival explorers Scott and Amundsen is one of the greatest adventure stories of the twentieth century. Their motives and methods were quite different, but their aim was the same-to plant their country's flag first.

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