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Pierce Brosnan to star in the film version of a forgotten Ernest Hemingway novel

Pierce Brosnan to star in the film version of a forgotten Ernest Hemingway novel

Pierce Brosnan will bring a little-known Ernest Hemingway novel to the screen, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

Hemingway's "Across the River and Into the Trees" was published in 1950 and remains one of his least-known books. It tells the story of Col. Richard Cantwell, an American soldier in Italy who has been diagnosed with terminal heart disease, and his romantic encounter with an 18-year-old Italian woman.

It was released in 1950 to mostly negative reviews, although Tennesse Williams liked the book. In a New York Times review, the playwright wrote, "It...

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