Friday Afternoon at the Movies: “For Whom the Bell Tolls”
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Bernardsville Library
Join us to watch “For Whom the Bell Tolls” (1943) starring Gary Cooper and Ingrid Bergman. The script is based on the 1940 eponymous novel by Ernest Hemingway. The film is about an American International Brigades volunteer, Robert Jordan (Cooper), who is fighting in the Spanish Civil War against the fascists. During his desperate mission to blow up a strategically important bridge to protect Republican forces, Jordan falls in love with a young woman guerrilla fighter (Bergman). Stay afterwards for a short discussion of the film. Our Friday afternoon movie series is funded by gifts to the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Free. Advance sign-up is requested, but not required. Click here to sign up.
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