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Based on the classic novel by Herman Melville, this 1956 film adaptation of the oceanic tale follows the troubled and ill-fated voyage of Captain Ahab (Gregory Peck) and his hapless crew. Obsessed by getting revenge, the captain disregards all reason as he tracks Moby Dick, the great white sperm whale that took his leg in an earlier encounter.

MPAA Rating Not Rated
Theatrical Release January 18, 2038
Director John Huston
Cast Gregory Peck, Richard Basehart, Friedrich von Ledebut, Leo Genn
Run Time 116
Twentieth Century Fox / MGM Home Entertainment

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