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Ernest Hemingway
For Whom the Bell Tolls
The title is taken from "Meditation XVII," a metaphysical poem by John Donne ("No man is an island," etc.). This novel is widely regarded to be amongst Hemingway's greatest works.
Victor Young
   wrote music for   
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
Saved by the Bell
   is a spin-off from   
Good Morning, Miss Bliss
The Bell Notes
   became a one-hit wonder with   
I've Had It
(1959) #6 Billboard top 100.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
   was set in   
Based on the Ernest Hemingway novel
Katina Paxinou
   for her role in   
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
As Pilar
Bayside High School
   features in   
Saved By the Bell
For Whom the Bell Tolls
   has the lyric:   
Take a Look to the Sky Just Before You Die, It's the Last Time You Will
Sam Bobrick
   created the television show   
Saved by the Bell
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
Gary Cooper, Akim Tamiroff and Ingrid Bergman
Director: Sam Wood
Sam Wood
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
Based on the novel by Ernest Hemingway
Sylvia Plath
The Bell Jar
For Whom the Bell Tolls
The Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939
By Ernest Hemingway, 1940
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939
Book By Ernest Hemingway
The Bell Jar (1979)
Marilyn Hassett, Julie Harris and Jameson Parker
Director: Larry Peerce. Also starred Anne Jackson, Barbara Barrie & Robert Klein. Plot: Julie Harris in an adaptation of Plath's autobiographical novel, which details a young woman's summer in New York working for a Mademoiselle-like magazine...
The Bell Jar
It Was a Queer, Sultry Summer…
"It was a queer, sultry summer, the summer they electrocuted the Rosenbergs, and I didn't know what I was doing in New York." - Sylvia Plath
   was the first publication of   
The Bell
Iris Murdoch
The Bell
The Bell Hop (1921)
Larry Sermon, Oliver Hardy and Frank Alexander
Director: Larry Semon & Morman Taurog. Also starred Al Thompson, Pete Gordon & Norma Nichols. Plot: A government official staying in a hotel puts some important secret papers in the hotel safe.
For Whom the Bell Tolls (1943)
   contains the line   
"I Do Not Know How to Kiss, or I Would Kiss You. Where Do the Noses Go?"
For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway
   was titled from the literary source   
Meditation XVII
John Donne
John Donne
For Whom the Bell Tolls
"Perchance for whom this bell tolls may be so ill, as that he knows not it tolls for him...."
Ride the Lightning
For Whom the Bell Tolls
The Bell Jar
"The Eyes and Faces All Turned Themselves Towards Me, and Guiding Myself by Them, As by a Magical Thread, I Stepped Into the Room."
Sylvia Plath
Vocalise, The Bells, Prelude in C-sharp Minor
   are all   
Compositions by Rachmaninoff
Ingrid Bergman
   won the Golden Globe for   
The Bells of St. Mary's
Best Actress - Drama, 1945
Father Chuck O'Malley
   was played by Bing in   
The Bells Of St. Mary's (1945)
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945)
Bing Crosby, Ingrid Bergman and Henry Travers
Director: Leo McCarey
   is divination by   
Sounds from the Belly
The Bells (1926)
Lionel Barrymore, Caroline Frances Cooke and Gustav Von Seyffertitz
Director: James Young. Also starred Lorimer Johnston, Eddie Phillips & Lola Todd. Plot: Mathias (Barrymore), an Alsatian innkeeper, murders a rich Pole staying at his inn But Mathias' conscience will not let him rest...
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
   was written by   
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Written first as a poem "Christmas Bells" in 1864 by Longfellow while in the midst of sadness over his son Charles Appleton Longfellow suffering wounds in battle in The American Civil War. It was set to music in the 1870s by English organist Jean Baptiste Calkin and to a composition written in 1845 by Joseph Mainzer. In the 1950s John Marks composed the melody we know today. Recorded by Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, The Carpenters, Bing Crosby, Kate Smith, Johnny Cash, Harry Belafonte and Sarah Maclan.
Sergei Rachmaninov
The Bells
Tone poem for solo voices, chorus and orchestra, 1913
Leo McCarey
The Bells of St. Mary's (1945)
Jennie McKeown
   has been a vocalist in   
The Belle Stars
The Miracle of the Bells (1948)
   Frank Sinatra appeared as   
Father Paul
The Bellamy Brothers
   released the single   
Let Your Love Flow
1975; Huge crossover country hit; peaking at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for one week

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