Hemingway's Garden of Eden Poster

Release Date: December 10th, 2010

DVD Release Date: March 15th, 2011

R|1 hr 51 min

Plot Summary
During an extended honeymoon in Europe, a restless wife (Mena Suvari) tests her husband's (Jack Huston) devotion by inviting a sultry Italian woman into their inner circle.

Cast: Mena Suvari, Jack Huston, Caterina Murino, Richard E. Grant, Matthew Modine, Carmen Maura

Director: John Irvin

Genres: Romance, Drama

Distributors: Roadside Attractions

Ratings & Reviews

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  • Everybody flirts with everyone else as director John Irvin pours on a level of shopping-mall-gift-shop-kitsch that would shame Wayne Newton. show more

  • Though based on the Hemingway novel published 25 years after his death, Hemingway's Garden of Eden feels more like the result of an ungodly alliance between Harlequin house writers and the cut-and-paste masterminds at A&E Biography. show more

  • While Suvari is especially miscast as a sophisticate, only Richard E. Grant, as a worldly Brit, seems to understand the text. show more

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