Farewell To Arms, A

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OMNI0120110806 (BBC7)
20110807 (BBC7)
Ernest Hemingway's moving story of love and war, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|An omnibus of the first five episodes, originally broadcast on Radio 4 in the Woman's Hour serial.
WH0120110801American ambulance driver Frederic Henry meets British nurse Catherine Barkley.|Ernest Hemingway's novel, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|1/10 Frederic Henry, an American ambulance driver for the Italian army, plays courtship games with Catherine Barkley, a British nurse.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Rinaldi - Carl Prekopp|Ferguson - Alex Tregear|Manera - Jonathan Forbes|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole|As part of the BBC Year of the Book, Radio Four presents Ernest Hemingway's greatest love story set in the Italian conflict in the First World War, where American ambulance driver Frederic Henry and British nurse Catherine Barkley are serving.|Despite themselves, they find life and passion beneath the numbness of war and death.|A dramatisation by Steven Keyworth, with Patrick Kennedy (Atonement, War Horse) as Frederic, and Morven Christie (Lost in Austen, The Sinking of the Laconia) as Catherine.|As part of the BBC Year of the Book, Radio Four presents Ernest Hemingway's greatest love story set in the Italian conflict in the First World War, where American ambulance driver Frederic Henry and British nurse Catherine Barkley are serving. Despite themselves, they find life and passion beneath the numbness of war and death.
WH022011080220110813 (BBC7)
20110814 (BBC7)
Frederic is injured while seeing to the suppers of his fellow ambulance drivers.|Ernest Hemingway's novel, dramatised by Steven Keyworth.|2/10 Frederic is injured while seeing to the suppers of his fellow ambulance drivers|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Rinaldi - Carl Prekopp|Manera - Jonathan Forbes|Gavuzzi - James Lailey|Passini - Daniel Rabin|Driver - Simon Bubb|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.|Ernest Hemingway's moving story of love and war, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|An omnibus of the concluding 5 episodes, aired this week on Radio 4 in the Woman's Hour serial.
WH0320110803Frederic and Catherine are reunited in a Milan hospital.|Ernest Hemingway's greatest love story, set on the Italian front in the Great War, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|3/10 Frederic and Catherine are reunited in a Milan hospital|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Gage - Susie Riddell|Dr Varella - Jonathan Forbes|Dr.|Valentini - James Lailey|House Doctor - Carl Prekopp|Porter - Daniel Rabin|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH0420110804Frederic has to go back to the war, and Catherine gives him some parting news.|Ernest Hemingway's greatest novel of love and war, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|4/10 Frederic has to go back to the war, and Catherine gives him some parting news.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Major - James Lailey|Gage - Susie Riddell|Van Campen - Jane Whittenshaw|Ettore - Simon Bubb|Shopkeeper - Alex Tregear|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH0520110805Frederic moves to a new ambulance unit, and takes part in the great Italian retreat.|Ernest Hemingway's beautiful novel of love and war, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|5/10 Frederic takes up with a new ambulance unit, and takes part in the great Italian retreat.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Bonello - Carl Prekopp|Girl - Alex Tregear|Bartolomeo - Jonathan Forbes|Sergeant - James Lailey|Medical Officer - Simon Bubb|Piani - Daniel Rabin|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH0620110808Anarchy rules on the Italian retreat, and it's every man for himself.|Ernest Hemingway's beautiful novel of love and war, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|6/10 Anarchy rules on the Italian retreat, and it's every man for himself.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Bartolomeo - Jonathan Forbes|Piani - Daniel Rabin|Sergeant - James Lailey|Bonello - Carl Prekopp|Officer - Simon Bubb|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH0720110809On the run from the chaos of the Italian retreat, Frederic seeks Catherine out.|Ernest Hemingway's greatest love story, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|7/10 On the run from the chaos of the Italian retreat, Frederic seeks Catherine out.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Ferguson - Alex Tregear|Emilio - James Lailey|Simmons - Jonathan Forbes|Rinaldi - Carl Prekopp|Piani - Daniel Rabin|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH0820110810Frederic and Catherine escape together from Italy, and find that their troubles evaporate.|Ernest Hemingway's great love story, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|8/10 Frederic and Catherine escape together from Italy, and find that their troubles evaporate.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Waitress - Alex Tregear|Lieutenant - James Lailey|Soldier - Simon Bubb|Officials - Carl Prekopp & Jonathan Forbes|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH0920110811Life is almost dull for Frederic and Catherine, as they settle in Switzerland.|Ernest Hemingway's greatest novel of love and war, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|4/10 Frederic has to go back to the war, and Catherine gives him some parting news.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Major - James Lailey|Gage - Susie Riddell|Van Campen - Jane Whittenshaw|Ettore - Simon Bubb|Shopkeeper - Alex Tregear|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.
WH10 LAST20110812Frederic wishes the rain would stop.|Concluding episode of Hemingway's greatest love story, set in the First World War, dramatised by Stephen Keyworth.|10/10 Frederic wishes the rain would stop.|Cast|Frederic - Patrick Kennedy|Catherine - Morven Christie|Nurses - Susie Riddell & Alex Tregear|Doctor - Daniel Rabin|Waiter - Simon Bubb|Directed by Jessica Dromgoole.