Antarctica (Nankyoku Monogatari)
Antarctica (Nankyoku Monogatari) (1984)

Somewhat reminiscent of The Incredible Journey and Milo and Otis -- though much harsher in its approach -- Antarctica focusses in on a team of sled dogs, owned by a team of snowbound Japanese researchers. A relief team is long overdue,… More

Rated: G
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Release Date: March 16, 1999
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Beautifully photographed, and put together with an eye for maximum audience appeal.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Pays tribute to the survival instincts of two dogs.

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Shane Burridge
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ANTARCTICA has many sad moments but these are undermined a little by its uneasy mix of fact and conjecture


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Lesley N
True-life drama that plays like a documentary except the camera crew couldn't have been there all about an aborted 1950's Japanese expedition to the… More