Moby Dick 1956

Synopsis:

In 1841, young Ishmael signs up for service abroad the Pequod, a whaler sailing out of New Bedford. The ship is under the command of Captain Ahab, a strict disciplinarian who exhorts his men to find Moby Dick, the great white whale. Ahab lost his his leg to that creature and is desperate for revenge. As the crew soon learns, he will stop at nothing to gain satisfaction.

Directed by: John Huston
Runtime:116 minutes
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Tagline:From the immortal adventure classic...of whaling men, their ships, and the sea!
Cast:
Gregory Peck
Gregory Peck
Captain Ahab 
Richard Basehart
Richard Basehart
Ishmael 
Leo Genn
Leo Genn
Starbuck 
James Robertson Justice
James Robertson Justice
Captain Boomer 
Harry Andrews
Harry Andrews
Stubbs 
Bernard Miles
Bernard Miles
The Manxman