|Moby Dick 1930 N/R, 75 min.|
Director: Lloyd Bacon
Cast: John Barrymore, Joan Bennett, Walter Long, Nigel De Brulier, Noble Johnson, Virginia Sale, John Ince, Lloyd Hughes, May Boley, Tom O'Brien, Richard Cramer, Ted Billings, Jack Curtis
In this version of Herman Melville's classic story about Captain Ahab's obsession with the great white whale, Ahab (John Barrymore) falls for his brother Derek's (Lloyd Hughes) girlfriend Faith Mapple (Joan Bennett), and she returns his love. Ahab sets sail, and on this trip he is thrown overboard and loses his leg to the great white whale Moby Dick. He returns home and mistakenly believes that Faith no longer loves him. Now, Ahab is obsessed with searching for Moby Dick and getting revenge.
|1. Moby Dick (1930)|
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