A Bell for Adano

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  • Genre(s): Drama War
  • Release year: 1945
  • Running time: 103 min
A Bell for Adano (1945) is a film directed by Henry King and starring John Hodiak and Gene Tierney. It was adapted from the novel of the same title by John Hersey, which won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1945. In his review of the film for The New... read more

A Bell for Adano (1945) is a film directed by Henry King and starring John Hodiak and Gene Tierney. It was adapted from the novel of the same title by John Hersey, which won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1945. In his review of the film for The New York Times, Bosley Crowther wrote, "... this easily vulnerable picture, which came to the Music Hall yesterday, is almost a perfect picturization of Mr. Hersey's book."

Original Release

06/21/1945

US Release

06/21/1945

Cast

Gene Tierney Tina Tomasino
John Hodiak Maj. Victor P. Joppolo
William Bendix Sgt. Borth
Glenn Langan Lt. Crofts Livingstone, USN
Hugo Haas Father Pensovecchio
Henry Armetta Errante - Cart Man
Harry Morgan Capt. N. Purvis
Monty Banks Giuseppe
Richard Conte Nicolo - Italian POW
Eduardo Ciannelli Maj. Nasta
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Henry King

Writers

Lamar Trotti, Norman Reilly Raine, John Hersey

Cast

Gene Tierney Tina Tomasino
John Hodiak Maj. Victor P. Joppolo
William Bendix Sgt. Borth
Glenn Langan Lt. Crofts Livingstone, USN
Hugo Haas Father Pensovecchio
Henry Armetta Errante - Cart Man
Harry Morgan Capt. N. Purvis
Monty Banks Giuseppe
Richard Conte Nicolo - Italian POW
Eduardo Ciannelli Maj. Nasta
John Russell Capt. Anderson
Fortunio Bonanova Gargano - Chief of Police
Mimi Aguglia Rosa Tomasino
Marcel Dalio Zito
Luis Alberni Cacopardo
Roman Bohnen Carl Erba - Cart Man
Roy Roberts Col. W.W. Middleton - Provost Marshal
Gino Corrado Zapulla
Reed Hadley Cmdr. Robertson
James Rennie Lt. Col. Sartorius

Producers

Editors

Barbara McLean

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