The demented, ruthless Captain Ahab pursues the white whale which took off his leg years before.

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Albert McCleery

Writers:

Herman Melville (novel), Howard Rodman (adaptation)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Victor Jory ... Captain Ahab
Lamont Johnson Lamont Johnson ... Ishmael
Harvey Stephens ... Stubb
Hugh O'Brian ... Starbuck
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Steve Darrell ... Tashtego (as Stevan Darrell)
Tim Graham ... Carpenter
John Hamilton ... 'Jeroboam' Captain
Thomas Browne Henry Thomas Browne Henry ... Fedallah (as Thomas B. Henry)
John Larch ... 1st Sailor
Earl Lee Earl Lee ... Elijah
James Logan James Logan ... Captain of the Rachael
Charles Mauu Charles Mauu ... Queequeg
Howard McNeeley Howard McNeeley ... Pip
Steve Mitchell Steve Mitchell ... 2nd Sailor
Nestor Paiva ... Capt. Peleg
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The demented, ruthless Captain Ahab pursues the white whale which took off his leg years before.

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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 May 1954 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hallmark Hall of Fame: Moby Dick (#3.34) See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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