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The sole survivor of a lost whaling ship relates the tale of his captain’s self-destructive obsession to hunt the white whale, Moby Dick.
1999 | Winner: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
1999 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television
Memorable TV movie for the greatness of the source material and Patrick Stewart going completely apeshit; a role he would slightly revisit in Star Trek First Contact.
Patrick Stewart's performance as Ahab was quite possibly one of the first that left an impression on me when I was little. It still does to this day.