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Titanic (Blu-ray/ DVD Combo) (2011)

Toby Jones , Linus Roache , Jon Jones  |  Unrated |  Blu-ray
3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (90 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Toby Jones, Linus Roache, Geraldine Somerville, Maria Doyle Kennedy
  • Directors: Jon Jones
  • Writers: Julian Fellowes
  • Format: Multiple Formats, Blu-ray, AC-3, Box set, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, NTSC, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Region: Region A/1 (Read more about DVD/Blu-ray formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 3
  • Rated: Unrated
  • Studio: Entertainment One
  • DVD Release Date: April 24, 2012
  • Run Time: 184 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (90 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B0074JOCV8
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #139,575 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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The BBC miniseries Titanic approaches the famous disaster in a cunning and evocative new way: each of the first three episodes starts before the launch and follows different characters through to the ocean liner's collision with the iceberg, slowly unfolding more information and approaching scenes from different perspectives--until the final episode follows everyone as the ship begins to sink, to powerful emotional effect. Some characters are from history (the ship's crew, Hollywood starlet Dorothy Gibson) but others are fictional, and writer Julian Fellowes (creator of Downton Abbey) explores the collisions of wealth and class through these fictional characters: the wife (Geraldine Somerville) of the Earl of Manton (Linus Roache) is appalled to share a table with a middle-class lawyer and his wife (Toby Jones and Maria Doyle Kennedy); an Italian steward (Glen Blackhall) avidly pursues a ship's maid (Jenna-Louise Coleman) through the first- and second-class decks; an electrician who helped build the ship (Peter McDonald) fights to keep his family together in steerage, even as his wife (Ruth Bradley) finds herself compulsively drawn to a mysterious, violent stranger (Dragos Bucur). These and other storylines are slowly joined together like puzzle pieces, until a larger picture of loss and hope is unveiled. This format has its frustrations; getting more of stories that were only touched on in previous episodes makes you aware of how much more could be revealed, and some intriguing characters get left on the sidelines--but there's only so much they could fit in. The culminating horror and sadness of the final episode is wrenching and well worth the journey. Extras include the usual making-of puffery, but a documentary about the Titanic's sister ship, the Britannic, which also sunk under mysterious circumstances, is fascinating. --Bret Fetzer

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The original four-part miniseries written by Julian Fellowes (Downton Abbey, Gosford Park) marking the Titanic’s 100th Anniversary.

Brought to life by a stellar, award-winning ensemble cast, this extraordinary re-telling of the doomed voyage reveals a world built upon class distinction – headed towards destruction as surely as Titanic towards the iceberg. From the aristocratic elite to the officers, crew, second class and steerage passengers, TITANIC follows the destinies of both victims and survivors as their stories of passion, betrayal and hope unfold amidst the tragic events of that fateful evening.

Six Making-of Featurettes, Titanic: Behind-the-Production, “The Curse of the Titanic Sisters” Documentary
Episode One Audio Commentary with writer Julian Fellowes, producer Nigel Stafford-Clark and director Jon Jones

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44 of 48 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars The Pros and Cons of this Series April 17, 2012
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I am a historian, but I have also fairly accepted all Titanic movies and TV shows. So I will tell you about the Pros and Cons about this series and you can decide if you like it or not.

First off, let me say that I liked it. This series presented a new dynamic to seeing the Titanic and it also presented new real people who were on the ship (the Wideners, the Duff Gordons, and Dorothy Gibson are some examples). However, the first thing I will talk about is how the series is set up. The first three episodes have generally so many different points of view that are happening on the show. This is an awesome new way to look at a TV show, but you may not like this new style and thus the whole way the series is filmed will not be good for you. So in the end I liked this new dynamic, but depending who you are you may not like the way it is filmed with various point of views.

Now what are the plots? The good news is that this series did not generally rip off the popular James Cameron Titanic movie. This series does not really have a person from one class falling in love with another. Instead, there is a story in each class. The first episode will be off course first class where the wealthy elite of society are. The main character is the Earl of Manton is travelling with his wife Lady Manton and daughter Georgiana. Before the the voyage, Georgiana had ended up in jail and her father had to get her out. So Manton hopes to keep his daughter away from England while he goes to business in New York City. He also hopes she finds a husband. They also end up in conflict with some people who work for them in second class.

The second class story stars John Bately and his wife Muriel. John finds out his employer, the Earl of Manton, will be on board travelling first class.
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10 of 11 people found the following review helpful
I was quite excited when I heard that Julian Fellowes had signed on to write a new miniseries exploring the legendary Titanic tragedy. Fellowes is the reigning champion of upstairs/downstairs drama as evidenced by his Oscar winning screenplay for Altman's "Gosford Park" and his wildly successful production of "Downton Abbey." While that upscale soap opera is currently all-the-rage, it seemed a prime opportunity for Fellowes to branch out. Without a doubt, the class divisions, struggles and tensions aboard the Titanic certainly appeared to match his previous themes. And yet, while the idea seemed like an easy home run, "Titanic" (for all its elegance) is lacking in character drama that makes one actually care. The passengers on this ill-fated voyage are only superficially presented and their back stories are largely uninspired or entirely predictable. While there are still some good elements to "Titanic," therefore, I never felt the time investment in watching the four part miniseries paid off in any appreciable way.

The shortcomings of this particular trip rests almost squarely on the unimaginative screenplay. While I liked the idea of the overlapping structure of the show (each part presents different characters during the same pivotal time frame), it was an interesting narrative device that really didn't amount to much. The huge cast is impressive, but the characters lack dimension. A few stand-outs include Linus Roache (perhaps my favorite character, seen only sporadically after the first episode) as a progressive Earl, Toby Jones (always reliable) as a second class passenger dealing with a disappointed wife (The Tudor's Maria Doyle Kennedy in the series' most thankless role), and Glen Blackhall as an Italian immigrant working on the ship.
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12 of 15 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Confusing When You Are Drowning In Plots April 16, 2012
I watched this on ABC and recorded it without the commercials and watched it again. I had high hopes for this mini-series but I really felt it didn't work for several reasons which had little to do with production values or poor casting. The casting was really quite good and for a television production which didn't have a billion dollar budget and mega special effects, it was really quite well done and rather impressive.
My problem with this production gravitated around issues such as continuity, character development, and something that is virtually insurmountable --- the legend of the Titanic itself.
I think it is difficult to play around with anything that has its basis in fact because too much has been written about the Titanic. While the subject is being overworked right now due to the centennial of the disaster, the event has been in the public eye for decades and got a new life when the wreckage was located and explored 26 years ago. Traveling Titanic shows, books, documentaries, and James Cameron's films have stoked public interest and has provided at the very least a common perception of what occured on April 14-15, 1912.
This production attempts to mimic the formula that has made Downton Abbey a phenomena. Julian Fellowes has written a screenplay that mixes real people and events with fictional characters that represent all classes of people present on the ship and creates multiple personal storylines for his ficticious characters. The problem I had with this is a mini series of less than four hours doesn't allow the viewer to get invested in the characters and their stories as well as an epic disaster. This production also hops all over the Titanic roadmap, bouncing between multiple narratives and the actual sinking.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
It was good
Published 5 days ago by Shaun
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Published 6 days ago by Linda Starlin
5.0 out of 5 stars 5stars from a Titanic fan...
My grandson loves the Titanic...books, movies, "Legos", etc. I had bought this for myself, but gave it to him to take home. He has the movie, too. Read more
Published 9 days ago by Grandma Reader
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Love it
Published 17 days ago by Danny Jones
1.0 out of 5 stars Not Titanic
thought I was getting the movie titanic, wasted money on some crappy English miniseries I didn't want. Read more
Published 25 days ago by Hyrum
5.0 out of 5 stars Watch this!!!
Wonderful movie! Any movie with Linus Roache in it has got to be good anyway! It is a different story than the major motion picture starring Leonardo DeCaprio. Read more
Published 1 month ago by S. Allman
4.0 out of 5 stars Enjoyed it
Great Mini Series I enjoyed this one. Though if your looking for the romantic Titanic it's not that. This is more serious and dry think Downton Abbey on the water.
Published 1 month ago by Jennifer Johnson
5.0 out of 5 stars opinion
I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! it is a good TV miniseries it was a good price and i really wanted to watch it.
Published 2 months ago by Kevin
4.0 out of 5 stars Interesting perspective
Done in the "upstairs/downstairs" genre, it still works. I enjoyed the various perspectives but it did make it a bit hard to "feel" for some of the characters. Read more
Published 2 months ago by YLM
4.0 out of 5 stars My second most favorite movie about Titanic
Of course my very favorite movie about Titanic is the old B&W version with Barbara Stanwyk and Clifton Webb. There has never been anything to touch the emotion of that movie. Read more
Published 3 months ago by JJ
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