Cook & Peary:  The Race to the Pole (1983)

 

 

 

Director:     Robert Day.

Starring:     Richard Chamberlain (Frederick Cook),  Rod Steiger (Robert E. Peary),  Diane Venora (Marie Fidele Hunt),  Michael Gross (James Troth),  Samm-Art Williams (Matt Henson),  Louis Negin (Maitre D'),  Mark Walker (1st Gentleman),  Barry Blake (2nd Gentleman),  Bronwen Mantel (Mrs. Dudley),  Tara O'Donnell (Ruth Hunt),  Daniel Nalbach (Bridgeman),  Philip Spensley (Morris Jessup),  Antony Parr (General Hubbard),  Don Robinson (Alexander Graham Bell),  Walter Massey (Theodore Roosevelt).

American Frederick Albert Cook claims to have reach the North Pole April 21, 1908; Am. Robert Peary claims he reached the pole April 6, 1909

 

 

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