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Titanic: Season 1 (2012)


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In the three-hour opener of a miniseries that uses real and fictional characters to dramatize the events leading up to the luxury liner's sinking in 1912, a tea party exacerbates tension between First and Second Class passengers, while a Catholic engineer from Belfast looks forward to a new life in America.


Linus Roache
as Hugh, Earl of Manton
Jenna-Louise Coleman
as Annie Desmond
Brian McCardie
as First Officer Murdoch
Toby Jones
as John Batley
Stephen Campbell Moore
as Thomas Andrews
James Wilby
as Bruce Ismay
Celia Imrie
as Grace Rushton
Sophie Winkleman
as Dorothy Gibson
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Critic Reviews for Titanic: Season 1

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (6)

Stresses class struggle and interpersonal affairs, not big-budget action.

April 22, 2012 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Characters who barely register at first are fleshed out later, though most remain rather sketchy at best.

April 22, 2012 | Full Review…

The more Titanic explores the characters and their relationships - through the flashbacks - the stronger and more compelling the miniseries becomes.

April 22, 2012 | Full Review…

Handsome but convoluted, the four-part production certainly explores class distinctions, but juggles too many characters, too awkwardly, to yield much impact.

April 14, 2012 | Full Review…
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This whole thing is going down and taking us with it.

April 22, 2012 | Full Review…

Steamer trunks, duffel bags and jewel cases are not the only baggage weighing down this RMS Titanic.

April 22, 2012 | Full Review…

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