DVD
English
Title
For whom the bell tolls
Director
Sam Wood
Based on the work of
Ernest Hemingway
Actor
Gary Cooper 1901-1961 Ingrid Bergman
Language
English
Publisher
Universal, 2003 | Other editions
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1943
Playing time
ca. 160 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Engels voor doven en slechthorenden, Arabisch, Deens, Fins, Grieks, Hebreeuws, Noors, Portugees, Russisch, Zweeds, Turks
EAN
3259190357396

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About Sam Wood

Samuel Grosvenor Wood (July 10, 1883 – September 22, 1949) was an American film director and producer, who is best known for having directed such Hollywood hits as A Night at the Opera, A Day at the Races, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, and The Pride of the Yankees, and for his uncredited work directing parts of Gone with the Wind. He was also involved in a few acting and writing projects.

As a youth Wood developed an enthusiasm for physical fitness that persisted into his senior years and influenced his interest in making sports-themed films.

Wood advanced from making largely competent yet routine pictures in the 1920s and 1930s to directing a number of highly regarded works during the 1940s at the peak of his abilities, among them Kings Row (1942) and Ivy (1947).

Wood's quick, efficient and professional execution of his film assignments endeared him to studio executives and, though not a…Read more on Wikipedia