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Moby Dick (1956)

116 min - Adventure, Drama - 27 June 1956
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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.

Director:  John Huston

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Storyline

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.



Tagline: From the immortal adventure classic...of whaling men, their ships, and the sea!

Genres: Adventure, Drama

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Country:   United States of America
Language:  English
Release Date:  27 June 1956

Box Office

Budget:  $4,500,000
Revenue:  $10,400,000

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Warner Bros., Moulin Productions Inc.

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 56 min

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