Moby Dick
Moby Dick (1998)

Previous film versions of Moby Dick insisted upon including such imbecilities as romantic subplots and happy endings. John Huston's 1956 Moby Dick remains admirably faithful to its source. "Call me Ishmael" declares itinerant… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: March 15, 1998
DVD Release Date: September 18, 2001
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Effectively portrays the truth of Proverbs 16:18 - "Pride goes before destruction and a haughty spirit before a fall" - to a new generation of youth.

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Alex roy
As far as TV Movies are concerned, Moby Dick is a very good film. Nonetheless, it has its flaws, but for what it is, it's a good version of a classic tale.… More
Sunil Jawahir
Patrick Stewart is a wonderfully crazed Captain Ahab.
Cindy I
Much better than I expected for a TV-movie. I'm one of the few people who've never read the book ( I must have skipped school that semester) or seen… More
Leo L
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A pretty decent stab at adapting the great american novel, Patrick Stewart flexes his RSC credentials with a typically intense portrayal of Ahab. Gregory… More