For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)

Director
Sam Wood

Main cast
Gary Cooper; Ingrid Bergman; Akim Tamiroff; Katina Paxinou; Arturo de Córdova

Genres
Drama, History, Romance, Thriller

Description
Spain in the 1930s is the place to be for a man of action like Robert Jordan. There is a civil war going on and Jordan who has joined up on the side that appeals most to idealists of that era -- like Ernest Hemingway and his friends -- has been given a high-risk assignment up in the mountains. He awaits the right time to blow up a bridge in a cave.


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