Shackleton: Death Or Glory

  |  Buy to Own: 14/04/2014
  |  135 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Discovery Channel documentary in which adventurer Tim Jarvis and his companions attempt to retrace the historic journey of explorer Ernest Shackleton in Antarctica. Shackleton and his crew of 27 men set out to be the first to cross Antarctica on foot but disaster struck when their boat became stuck in sea ice. Facing certain death, Shackleton and his crew took to the seas in a flimsy wooden lifeboat and somehow lived to tell the tale. Jarvis and his cohorts attempt to replicate the perilous voyage and illustrate the hardships faced by the intrepid explorer and his men.