This is the very IMAX film (shot in 1991 & screened at the IMAX theater when I first saw it; I just watched it again on the Blu-ray disc) that captured my heart and enticed me to take the trip to the far far land of Antarctica (read my adventure). What is it about the ice and the pristine atmosphere that had travelers spent thousands of dollars each and traverse thousands of miles to get there? The adventure? The experience? The conquest? The sights? The penguins? Or simply the impossible?! … more
Pros: Good introduction to the continent and balance between topics Cons: Tries to cover too many topics The Bottom Line: Great if you are not very familiar with the continent, but otherwise could be kind of boring, however it does have great scenery. Plot Details: This opinion reveals minor details about the movie''s plot. This was originally made as an Imax movie, but it is still decent to see on your home television with … more
Originally filmed in IMAX and digitally remastered for home video, this film takes the viewer into the heart of Antarctica, from the majesty of its glacial peaks to frolicking penguins in the icy waters.