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Sebastian Koch stars as Jack London's tough but philosophical sea captain in this two-part made for television mini-series scripted by Nigel Williams (Elizabeth I) and directed by Mike Barker (Shattered). Set in the year 1900, the story gets underway as hardened captain Wolf Larsen rescues gentlemanly landlubber Humphrey van Weyden from certain death at sea. Later, after pressing van Weyden to work on his schooner, Larsen forces the newcomer to join his crew on a dangerous seal hunting expedition. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi