Released in 1997, Titanic became a worldwide phenomeon as it catapulted stars and future Oscar winners Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet to stardom. The famously challenging production included extensive research by director James Cameron, who made multiple dives to the real wreckage of the title ship. Their efforts were rewarded with 14 Oscar nominations and 11 wins including Best Picture, and the film has remained a home video favorite in addition to spawning a major theatrical rerelease. Now let's take a look back at a cinematic voyage unlike any other...

James Cameron directing
Variety reports
Cameron will edit
The Grand Staircase
Not even God himself
Oscar winner Kathy Bates
Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet
Letter to the LA Times
A teaser poster
What really happened?
Russell Carpenter
Peter Lamont and Michael Ford
Madonna presents
Elisabeth Shue presents
James Cameron wins
Sean Connery presents
Kate and Leo reunited