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Writer (feature film)
Set in a medieval realm where Captain Ahab and crew hunt dragons for the vitriol that powers their world, Ishmael, a charismatic harpooner, and his friend Queequeg join their quest. Ahab's adopted daughter Rachel, beautiful and tough, runs the hunting vessel. Ahab's obsession to seek revenge on a
Mid-19th century. Northeastern United States. The young orphan Ahab is raised by his aunt, a pious and austere woman married to a dandy who has no qualms about using the whip to discipline the boy. Determined to leave this prison-like existence, Achab escapes by making it appear that he is dead. He
Bartleby begins his new job in a public records company office near a freeway, with an air conditioner that vibrates and a window without a view. But his new boss has trouble coping with Bartleby's professional aspirations: to have no ambition, no goal except to do no work at all and to stand still
Music (feature film)
Epic adaptation of Herman Melville's classic about a vengeful sea captain out to catch the whale that maimed him.
Misc. Crew (feature film)
An ex-Foreign Legion officer recalls his experiences in the Gulf of Djibouti.
Pierre, a successful young novelist, leaves his affluent family and his fiancee in order to save his illegitimate half-sister, when he discovers that she was abandoned by his parents on the day that he was born. The two travel with some friends of hers to Paris, where Pierre decides to become a real
Animated adaptation of "Moby Dick," Herman Melville's epic story about Captain Ahab's relentless quest to conquer the mystical white whale that devoured his leg.
Performance of the 1951 Benjamin Britten opera, based on the novella by Herman Melville about an innocent young sailor sentenced to death for the accidental murder of his evil persecutor, a malevolent officer aboard a British warship during the French Wars of 1797.
Misc. Crew (special)
Two-part miniseries is an adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel "Moby Dick." The tormented captain of a New England whaling vessel is obsessed with the great white whale, Moby Dick, which bit off his leg.
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