Moby Dick is a film adaptation of Herman Melville's novel Moby-Dick. It was directed by Leading them is Captain Ahab, who was almost killed in an encounter with Huston had long wanted to make a film of Moby-Dick, and had intended to cast his own father, actor Walter Huston as Ahab, but he had died in
Captain Ahab is a fictional character and the main protagonist in Herman Melville 's Moby-Dick (). He is the monomaniacal captain of the whaling ship.
He has not only seen Moby Dick recently, but lost his arm to him in a previous attack. Like Ahab, he has replaced the missing.
Moby Dick () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Gregory Peck Captain Ahab · Richard Basehart Ishmael.
Richard Basehart in Moby Dick () Gregory Peck and Friedrich von Ledebur . revolves around Captain Ahab and his obsession with a huge whale, Moby Dick. My only complaint is with Richard Basehart, who was a good actor but at