A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms (1932)

Every woman who has loved will understand

  • Genre: Drama, Romance, War
  • Release Date: 1932-12-08
  • User Rating: 6.2/10 from 130 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 29min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Paramount Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Frank Borzage
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From 130 Ratings


A tale of the World War I love affair, begun in Italy, between American ambulance driver Lt. Frederic Henry and British nurse Catherine Barkley. Eventually separated by Frederic's transfer, tremendous challenges and difficult decisions face each as the war rages on.

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  • Helen Hayes

    as Catherine Barkley
  • Gary Cooper

    as Lt. Frederic Henry
  • Adolphe Menjou

    as Major Rinaldi
  • Mary Philips

    as Helen Ferguson
  • Jack La Rue

    as Priest
  • Blanche Friderici

    as Head Nurse
  • Mary Forbes

    as Miss Van Campen
  • Gilbert Emery

    as British Major
  • Henry Armetta

    as Bonello the Ambulance Driver (uncredited)
  • Herman Bing

    as Swiss Postal Clerk (uncredited)
  • Agostino Borgato

    as Hospital Porter Giulio (uncredited)
  • Marcelle Corday

    as Swiss Nurse (uncredited)
  • Gino Corrado

    as Italian Soldier (uncredited)
  • William Irving

    as Frustrated Opera Singing Friend (uncredited)
  • Doris Lloyd

    as Nurse (uncredited)
Writing Ernest Hemingway Novel
Writing Benjamin Glazer Screenplay
Directing Frank Borzage Director
Editing Otho Lovering Editor
Writing Oliver H.P. Garrett Screenplay
Camera Charles Lang Director of Photography
Art Hans Dreier Art Direction
Sound John Leipold Original Music Composer
Sound Paul Marquardt Original Music Composer
Sound Harold Lewis Sound
Sound Herman Hand Original Music Composer
Sound Bernhard Kaun Original Music Composer
Editing George Nichols Jr. Editor
Production Edward A. Blatt Associate Producer
Production Benjamin Glazer Associate Producer
Sound Milan Roder Original Music Composer
Production Fred A. Datig Casting
Directing Lew Borzage Assistant Director
Art Roland Anderson Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Travis Banton Costume Design
Directing Arthur Jacobson Assistant Director
Sound W. Franke Harling Original Music Composer
Sound Ralph Rainger Original Music Composer
Sound Franklin Hansen Sound
Directing Charles Griffin Assistant Director
Production Frank Borzage Producer
Art Clem Jones Props