A Farewell to Arms is a 1957 American drama film directed by Charles Vidor. The screenplay by Ben Hecht, based in part on a 1930 play by Laurence Stallings, was the second feature film adaptation of Ernest Hemingway's 1929 semi-autobiographical novel of the same name. It was the last film produced by David O. Selznick. Frederick Henry is an American serving as an ambulance driver for the Italian Army during World War I. While recovering from a wound in a British base hospital in northern Italy, he meets Catherine Barkley, a Red Cross nurse, and the two engage in an affair. Frederick's friend,...
|Release date:||December 14, 1957|
|Directed by:||Charles Vidor|
|Producer:||David O. Selznick|
|Music by:||Mario Nascimbene|
|Screenplay by:||Ben Hecht|
|Adapted from:||A Farewell to Arms|