Vittorio De Sica
Born on July 7, 1901
From Sora, Lazio, Italy
Vittorio De Sica as "Major Alessandro Rinaldi"
Based on the Ernest Hemingway novel, this World War I drama follows American soldier Lt. Frederick Henry (Rock Hudson) and his romance with a nurse, Catherine Barkley (Jennifer Jones). While fighting alongside the Italian army, Frederick is separated from Catherine, who is pregnant with his child. After helping locals escape to freedom, Frederick searches for Catherine while enemy forces hunt him across Italy. But Catherine's poor health may prevent Frederick from reaching her in time.
|Academy Award (1957)||Nominated||Actor in a Supporting Role|