The North Water

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  • TV-MA
  • 2021
  • 1 Season
  • 7.7  (5,429)

Set in the UK and the ice floes of the Arctic in the late 1850s, The North Water tells the story of Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as ship's doctor on a whaling expedition to the Arctic. On board he meets Henry Drax, the harpooner, a brutish killer whose amorality has been shaped to fit the harshness of his world. Hoping to escape the horrors of his past, Sumner finds himself on an ill-fated journey with a murderous psychopath. In search of redemption, his story becomes a harsh struggle for survival in the Arctic wasteland.

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Episode 6
6. Episode 6
September 10, 2021
After healing in a missionary cabin, Sumner returns to Hull to demand money from Baxter to start a new life. Can he outrun his demons, and has he really seen the last of Henry Drax?
To Live Is to Suffer
5. To Live Is to Suffer
August 12, 2021
After healing in a missionary cabin, Sumner returns to Hull to demand money from Baxter to start a new life. Can he outrun his demons, and has he really seen the last of Henry Drax?
The Devils of the Earth
4. The Devils of the Earth
August 5, 2021
Drax has a daring opportunity to escape, but must convince Cavendish to help him. Otto's vision coming to life, Sumner hunts a bear, but strays too far into icy oblivion.
Homo Homini Lupus
3. Homo Homini Lupus
July 29, 2021
A discovery by Sumner sends Drax into a murderous rage. Cavendish proves crucial in Baxter and Brownlee's plan. An arctic storm rages and threatens the safety of the ship's crew.
We Men Are Wretched Things
2. We Men Are Wretched Things
July 22, 2021
Drax has a daring opportunity to escape, but must convince Cavendish to help him. Otto's vision coming to life, Sumner hunts a bear, but strays too far into icy oblivion.
Behold The Man
1. Behold The Man
July 15, 2021
A disgraced ex-army surgeon signs up as a ship's doctor on a whaling expedition bound for the Artic. He meets a brutish killer who is the Harpooner onboard the Whaling ship. A historical novel turned into a mini-series.
The North Water
The North Water

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Set in the UK and the ice floes of the Arctic in the late 1850s, The North Water tells the story of Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as ship's doctor on a whaling expedition to the Arctic. On board he meets Henry Drax, the harpooner, a brutish killer whose amorality has been shaped to fit the harshness of his world. Hoping to escape the horrors of his past, Sumner finds himself on an ill-fated journey with a murderous psychopath. In search of redemption, his story becomes a harsh struggle for survival in the Arctic wasteland.

The North Water is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on July 16, 2021.

Where to Watch The North Water

The North Water is available for streaming on the BBC Two website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch The North Water on demand at Apple TV+, Amazon Prime, Amazon, , Vudu, AMC, FuboTV and Sling.

  • Premiere Date
    July 16, 2021
  • IMDB Rating
    7.7  (5,429)