Finally, a mashup of a classic novel that DOESN'T include zombies! (Not that we have anything against zombies.) Ryan Little, the director of Saints of Soldiers, is making a new movie out of Moby Dick, only he's gotten rid of that white whale and replaced it with a dragon. And Ahab being is played by Danny Glover!
Here's the official synopsis for the film:
Age of the Dragons is an adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel Moby Dick. Set in a medieval realm where Captain Ahab and crew hunt dragons for the vitriol that powers their world, Ishmael, a charismatic harpooner joins their quest. Ahab's adopted daughter Rachel, beautiful and tough, runs the hunting vessel. Ahab's obsession is to seek revenge on a great "White Dragon" that slaughtered his family when he was young and left his body scarred and mauled, drives the crew deeper into the heart of darkness. In the White Dragon's lair Ahab's secrets are revealed and Rachel must choose between following him on his dark quest or escaping to a new life with Ishmael.
No word yet on when Age of the Dragons might be released, so for now we'll have to be satisfied with the awesome trailer below.