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Cook & Peary: The Race to the North Pole

Cook & Peary: The Race to the North Pole

Air Date Rating Share Against the
Tuesday, December 13, 1983 16.5 26 N/A
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  • Season: 1983-84
  • Network: CBS
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: True Story, Biography, Period Piece, Action/Adventure

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Plot Synopsis

Early 19th century Arctic explorers, Dr. Frederick Cook and Lt. Robert E. Peary fiercely compete against each other to be the first to reach the north pole. After arduous sledding through the frozen wasteland each man claimed the discovery for himself but Peary is credited with being first.


Production Company:

  • Robert Halmi Prods.

Production Type:

  • Independent
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