70 Days With Hemingway And Me

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A Farewell to Quality

July 18th, 2009 · No Comments · A Farewell to Arms (Movie)

A Farewell to Arms, Ernest Hemingway’s third novel (published in 1929), is a great book, full of interesting characters, unpredictable events, and snappy dialog — set against a backdrop of World War I.
A Farewell to Arms, the 1932 movie based on Hemingway’s book, is a terrible adaptation, largely because the film fell into public [...]

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I Begin Again. Again.

June 24th, 2009 · No Comments · A Farewell to Arms, A Farewell to Arms (Movie)

Hemingway’s third novel, A Farewell to Arms, published in 1929, awaits my reading.
Aside from the fact that I’ve heard this and that (it’s about a war and it was made into a movie, twice – once, in 1932, starring Gary Cooper and Helen Hayes, and once, in 1957, starring Rock Hudson and Jennifer Jones), [...]

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