Watch Moby Dick
- 1 hr 56 min
Moby Dick is the film adaptation of the novel Moby Dick written by Herman Melville. The movie was made in 1956, and follows the life Captain Ahab, the sole-survivor of a whaling ship lost at sea. In the film Ahab embarks on what becomes a self-destructive mission to capture Moby Dick, a white whale. The 116-minute film stars Gregory Peck as Captain Ahab, and features Richard Basehart as Ishmael, and Leo Genn as Starbuk. The film adaptation of the noel was written by Ray Bradbury, who wrote a number of popular films and television episodes during his career, including several episodes of Alfred Hitchcock Presents, and The Twilight Zone. Much like many other films from the decade, Moby Dick was shot in black and white.