One of the most amazing true stories of exploration, courage and survival is dramatically depicted in this acclaimed mini-series. Kenneth Branagh stars as British adventurer Sir Ernest Shackleton, who set out with his 27-man crew in 1914 on a quest to reach the South Pole. But when their ship was trapped in the Antarctic ice and sank after months of drifting, the men faced a two-year fight to stay alive against the world's most hostile environment. Kevin McNally, Nicholas Rowe also star. 3 1/3 hrs. on two discs. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo.