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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 116 min.)) : sd., col.
  • Publisher: [United States]: MGM , 1956.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by John Huston.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gregory Peck, Richard Basehart, Leo Genn, James Robertson Justice, Harry Andrews, Bernard Miles, Mervyn Johns, Orson Welles.
Summary, etc.:
Gregory Peck is magnificent as Captain Ahab, the surly sailor who loses his leg to a gigantic, crafty white whale in this stunning visual tribute to the great literary classic. Orson Welles co-stars.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Ahab, Captain (Fictitious character) > Drama.
Whaling > Drama.
Mentally ill > Drama.
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 > Film and video adaptations.

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