Book to Movie: Moby Dick (1956)

The Book to Movie of Month
  • Author: Herman Melville
  • Pages: 768
  • Audio: 24 hours and 3 minutes
The Book to Movie of Month
  • Director: John Huston
  • Screen Writer: Ray Bradbury and John Huston
  • Running Time: 1 hour and 56 minutes


  • Gregory Peck as Captain Ahab
  • Richard Basehart as Ishmael
  • Leo Genn as Starbuck
  • James Robertson Justice as Captain Boomer
  • Harry Andrews as Stubb
  • Bernard Miles as the Manxman
  • Noel Purcell as Ship's Carpenter
  • Edric Connor as Daggoo
  • Mervyn Johns as Peleg
  • Joseph Tomelty as Peter Coffin
  • Francis de Wolff as Captain Gardiner
  • Philip Stainton as Bildad
  • Royal Dano as Elijah
  • Seamus Kelly as Flask
  • Friedrich von Ledebur as Queequeg
  • Orson Welles as Father Mapple