• Papa: Hemingway in Cuba (2016)

Papa: Hemingway in Cuba

Release Date: April 29th, 2016

R |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

In 1959, a young Miami journalist (Giovanni Ribisi) travels to Havana to meet writer Ernest Hemingway (Adrian Sparks) during the Cuban Revolution.

Cast: Giovanni Ribisi, Joely Richardson, Adrian Sparks, Minka Kelly, Shaun Toub, James Remar, Anthony Molinari, Mariel Hemingway

Director: Bob Yari

Genres: Historical drama , Biography

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    Miriam Di NunzioChicago Sun-Times

    A film that is beautiful to look at but lacks clear vision. show more

  • 40
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Although based on a true story, this drama directed by Bob Yari about the relationship between a young journalist and the aging Ernest Hemingway never rings true despite the authenticity of its setting. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    A remarkable treat. It contains information about the writer heretofore unknown, and though it’s a dramatic feature and not a documentary, it claims to tell the truth, without embellishment. Even better, it was written by someone who saw the events depicted firsthand. show more

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