Moby Dick
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Captain Ahab: Birds... the birds... He rises.

Captain Ahab: By heavens man, we are turned round and round in this world, like yonder windlass, and fate is the handspike.

Captain Ahab: I'll follow him around the Horn, and around the Norway maelstrom, and around perdition's flames before I give him up.

Captain Ahab: I don't give reasons. I give orders.

Ishmael: Queequeg, such behavior isn't Christian. In fact, it's downright pagan and heathenish.

Continuity mistake: When Ishmael is in bed watching Queequeg looking around his room, his head rotates between shots.

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Trivia: During the filming at sea, Gregory Peck (Captain Ahab) nearly drowned several times during the whale-hunting scenes in which he had to participate. As a result, by the time the movie was finished, he and director John Huston were no longer on speaking terms.

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