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The Old Man and the Sea

The Old Man and the Sea


by Ernest Hemingway

The Old Man and the Sea Resources

Movie or TV Productions

1958 Movie

A movie production starring John Sturges and a really, really, ridiculously big fish.

1990 Movie

Because it hadn't been done before, a TV production was made.

1999 Short Movie

An animated short film that won an Oscar.


Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech

Listen to Hemingway’s Nobel Prize acceptance speech. Unfortunately, some other dude is reading it.


Political Cartoon
Someone used The Old Man and the Sea to talk about the 1972 election and the Vietnam war.


The Real Old Man

There was a real old man that inspired Hemingway. And if you don’t believe us, take it up with the BBC.

Hemingway Biography

A biography from people who probably aren’t lying (a.k.a. the Nobel Prize Committee).

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