Exclusively showing in SM Cinemas beginning December 4, “The White Dragons” inventively tweaks Herman Melville’s “Moby Dick.” Director Ryan Little reignites the classic tale like never before in this explosive action epic adventure. FULL ARTICLE AT GMANews.tv
Two arthouse film-makers took to the raging seas with fishermen from the New England town where Moby-Dick was set – and returned with a shocking record of a savage industry Leviathan is an extraordinary collision of genres: an art film ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Observer
Why does Herman Melville mean so much more to us than he did to his own contemporaries? What has his thought done for us, and what has his vision given? The change that has come about is not merely a ... FULL ARTICLE AT The New Republic
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Herman Melville (August 1, 1819 – September 28, 1891) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist and poet, whose work is often classified as part of the genre of dark romanticism. He is best known for his novel Moby-Dick and novella Billy Budd, the latter of which was published posthumously.
His first three books gained much attention, the first becoming a bestseller, but after a... Full Article At Wikipedia.org