Kenneth Branagh stars as Sir Ernest Shackleton, leader of a 1914 ill-fated expedition to the Antarctic. The cast and crew spent five weeks living and working from a modern 7,500-ton icebreaking ship off the coast of Greenland. This 3-hour movie is based on the detailed diaries and actual accounts of expedition members. Written and directed by Charles Sturridge. Nominated for a Golden Globe Award, Best Movie/Miniseries.