A Farewell to Arms Poster

Release Date: 1932

DVD Release Date: July 7th, 1998

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 18 min

Plot Summary
Frederic Henry (Gary Cooper), an American driving ambulances for the Italian Army during World War I, falls for British Red Cross nurse Catherine Barkley (Helen Hayes), to the displeasure of jealous commanding officer Major Rinaldi (Adolphe Menjou), who transfers Catherine to a different hospital out of spite. But after Frederic is injured on the battlefield, he is evacuated to Catherine's new hospital in Milan, and the star-crossed lovers begin their romance anew.

Cast: Helen Hayes, Gary Cooper, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Philips, Jack La Rue, Blanche Frederici

Director: Frank Borzage

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Emotional, Soldier, Love triangle, Hospital, Gripping, Transformation, Love


Nominated Outstanding Production
Nominated Art Direction
Nominated Cinematography