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This film was shot in 1971, but never edited. In 1999 Filmmuseum München edited the rushes according to the play "Moby Dick - Rehearsed" by Orson Welles. See more »

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Version of The Adventures of Moby Dick (1996) See more »

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Great acting, but boring for the eye
16 November 2003 | by (Erlangen, Germany) – See all my reviews

In this one, Orson Welles proves, more than anything else, that he was not only a directing genius but also a terrific actor. He plays all roles himself, and he's doing an excellent job. However, it suffers from being acted on a blank set and filmed almost entirely in closeups.


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