Looking to escape from a scandal involving his daughter, Georgiana, the Earl of Manton tries to secure passage on the Titanic for his family. Meanwhile, tension is mounting between theEnglish and American crew and Jim Maloney attempts to smuggle his wife and children on board.
Captain Smith causes confusion amongst the crew when he shuffles their duties and Grace is horrified by the mix of people during an Anglican service, up in First Class.When disaster strikes,Second Officer Lightoller is determined to get the passengers to safety, but the Malone family are unable to make it out of steerage.moreless
Barnes finds Watson down in steerage and Annie makes a big impression on Mario. Meanwhile, Paolo makes an impulsive gesture and Mary's improving attitude towards Peter causes an argument with her husband, Jim. After the iceberg hits, the residents of steerage are overtaken by panic when they realise they are locked in. During the dash for lifeboats, Mary's daughter causes alarm when she runs back inside.moreless
Collision with the looming iceberg is inevitable, despite last-minute evasive action by the crew and panic soon spreads throughout the ship. Barnes is given a life-changing gift by Watson andHugh is shocked by Louisa's promise to him. Meanwhile, Jim tracks down his daughter deep below decks and Paolo desperately tries to save his brother. As the Titanic goes down, those few lucky enough to be in a lifeboat can hear the cries of people in the freezing water. Who lives and who dies will be decided in the next few hours.moreless