To the Ends of the Earth

Overview

As originally broadcast on the BBC in 2005, To the Ends of the Earth is a miniseries adaptation of three sequential novels by Nobel Laureate William Golding: Rites of Passage (1980), Close Quarters (1987) and Fire Down Below (1989). An adventure saga, it unfolds in the same time and place as Peter Weir's Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World - the high seas of the late 19th century. Against this backdrop, a young British aristocrat named Edmund Talbot (Benedict Cumberbatch) boards a British warship and ...
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Overview

As originally broadcast on the BBC in 2005, To the Ends of the Earth is a miniseries adaptation of three sequential novels by Nobel Laureate William Golding: Rites of Passage (1980), Close Quarters (1987) and Fire Down Below (1989). An adventure saga, it unfolds in the same time and place as Peter Weir's Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World - the high seas of the late 19th century. Against this backdrop, a young British aristocrat named Edmund Talbot (Benedict Cumberbatch) boards a British warship and undertakes a voyage to Australia, where he has been given a post in the colonial government. The program subsequently follows Edmund's adventures, in career and romance. The supporting cast includes Jared Harris, Joanna Page, Sam Neill and Charles Dance.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/5/2007
  • UPC: 011301667038
  • Original Release: 2005
  • Rating:

  • Source: Timeless Media Group
  • Region Code: 1
  • Time: 4:27:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 6,710

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Benedict Cumberbatch Edmund Talbot
Charles Dance
Victoria Hamilton
Jared Harris
Richard McCabe
Sam Neill
Joanna Page
Jamie Sives
Technical Credits
David Attwood Director
Paul Abbott Executive Producer
Tony Basgallop Screenwriter
Justin Bodle Executive Producer
Ulf Brantås Cinematographer
Lynn Horsford Producer
Hilary Bevan Jones Executive Producer
Philip Kloss Editor
Rob Lane Score Composer
Laura Mackie Executive Producer
Hilary Salmon Executive Producer
Donal Woods Production Designer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- To the Ends of the Earth, Disc 1
1. Scene 1 [12:48]
2. Scene 2 [12:25]
3. Scene 3 [17:36]
4. Scene 4 [14:06]
1. Scene 5 [9:26]
2. Scene 6 [11:14]
3. Scene 7 [10:43]
4. Scene 8 [1:24]
1. Scene 1 [:56]
2. Scene 2 [14:55]
3. Scene 3 [13:38]
4. Scene 4 [14:08]
5. Scene 5 [17:28]
6. Scene 6 [11:43]
7. Scene 7 [13:04]
8. Scene 8 [1:35]
Disc #2 -- To the Ends of the Earth, Disc 2
1. Scene 1 [1:10]
2. Scene 2 [13:52]
3. Scene 3 [15:28]
4. Scene 4 [15:05]
5. Scene 5 [13:24]
6. Scene 6 [16:38]
7. Scene 7 [12:49]
8. Scene 8 [1:36]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- To the Ends of the Earth, Disc 1
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   Night Two
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Disc #2 -- To the Ends of the Earth, Disc 2
   Night Three
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