After teenage ambulance driver Ernest Hemingway (Chris O'Donnell) takes shrapnel in the leg during World War I, he falls in love with Agnes von Kurowsky (Sandra Bullock), a beautiful older nurse at the hospital where he's sent to recover. Their affair slowly blossoms, until Hemingway boldly asks Agnes to be his wife and journey to America with him. Richard Attenborough directs this drama based on the real-life experiences of the famed novelist.

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  1. Allan Scott


  2. Clancy Sigal


  3. Anna Hamilton Phelan


  4. Richard Attenborough


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  1. Sandra Bullock

    Sandra Bullock

    Agnes von Kurowsky

  2. Chris O'Donnell

    Chris O'Donnell

    Ernest 'Ernie' Hemingway

  3. Mackenzie Astin

    Mackenzie Astin

    Henry Villard

  4. MS

    Margot Steinberg

    Mabel 'Rosie' Rose

  5. Alan Bennett

    Alan Bennett


  6. IL

    Ingrid Lacey

    Elsie 'Mac' MacDonald

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 53m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • December 18, 1996
    PG-13, Theatrical



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