A Farewell to Arms Poster

Release Date: December 14th, 1957

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
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.

Cast: Rock Hudson, Jennifer Jones, Vittorio De Sica, Alberto Sordi, Mercedes McCambridge, Elaine Stritch, Oscar Homolka, Kurt Kasznar

Director: Charles Vidor

Genres: Romance

Production Co: The Selznick Studio

Keywords: Emotional, Love, Dark, Rescue, Escape, Friend


Nominated Actor in a Supporting Role