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Garbo, Greta 1905-1990

Overview
Works: 560 works in 1,396 publications in 11 languages and 27,808 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Silent films  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Costume designer, Dedicatee, Collector, Other, Singer, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Grand Hotel by Edmund Goulding ( Visual )
61 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 2,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The glitz and glitter of Berlin's Grand Hotel comes alive with this story of love and betrayal
Ninotchka by Ernst Lubitsch ( Visual )
60 editions published between 1939 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Garbo plays a dour, severe Soviet official who comes to Paris on business involving the sale of some czarist jewels. But soon business turns to pleasure as she discovers the special magic of Paris and finds herself succumbing to the charms of a suave Frenchman named Leon D'Algout (Melvyn Douglas). The plot bubbles merrily as Ninotchka chooses between romance and duty--and must even confront a rival for Leon's affection in the exiled Grand Duchess Swana (Ina Claire)
Camille by George Cukor ( Visual )
34 editions published between 1936 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Life in 1847 Paris is as spirited as champagne and as unforgiving as the gray morning after. In gambling dens and lavish soirees, men of means exert their wills and women turned courtesans exult in pleasure
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
46 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Karenina, dutiful wife and doting mother, knows contentment but not passion. That changes when she meets ardent Count Vronsky. For him, she throws away marriage, family, social position and finally her life
Queen Christina by Rouben Mamoulian ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1933 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who relinquishes her throne for her lover, the ambassador from Spain
Anna Christie by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
27 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Old sailor Chris Christofferson eagerly awaits the arrival of his grown daughter Anna, whom he sent at five years old to live with relatives in Minnesota. He has not seen her since, but believes her to be a decent and respectably employed young woman. When Anna arrives, however, it is clear that she has lived a hard life in the dregs of society, and that much of her spirit has been extinguished
Mata Hari by Geo Fitzmaurice ( Visual )
36 editions published between 1931 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 628 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mata Hari, the dancer-turned-German secret agent in a wartime Paris seething with secrets and betrayal. With the world at war, love was her weapon. The only men she couldn' t seduce were the 12 in the firing squad that ended her life
Walking with Garbo : conversations and recollections by Raymond W Daum ( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conversations with Greta Garbo by Sven Broman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Garbo silents collection ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This TCM Archives 2-disc collection focuses on Garbo's earliest years in Hollywood. Included are The Temptress (1926, disc 2), Flesh and the Devil (1927, disc 1), and The Mysterious Lady (1928, disc 2), three Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer releases
The joyless street by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
39 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, postwar Vienna
Flesh and the devil by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
20 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Garbo als verlokster die tussen twee oude vrienden onrust zaait
Die freudlose Gasse by G. W Pabst ( Visual )
16 editions published between 1925 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of the inflation-ridden, postwar Vienna
Two-faced woman ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The final film of Garbo's career is a romantic romp about a ski instructor who masquerades as her own vampy twin sister in order to win back her wavering husband
Gösta Berlings saga The saga of Gösta Berling ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2006 in No Linguistic content and Swedish and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gösta Berling, a defrocked priest, encounters a series of adventures and loves in his tumultuous journey to redemption. Along the way, he encounters the beautiful Elisabeth, played by Greta Garbo in her first major screen role.--Container
Conquest by Clarence Brown ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A historical portrayal of the life of Napoleon Bonaparte (Charles Boyer) from 1807 through 1815 and his romantic involvement with Polish Countes Marie Walewska (Greta Garbo), who bore him a son, Alexandre (Scotty Beckett), and the eventual ending of their relationship. The story begins in Poland in 1807 and continues through the departure of Napoleon from France in 1815
Wild orchids by Sidney Franklin ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On a business trip with her husband to Java, Lillie falls for the handsome Prince de Gace. When her husband learns of his wife's liaison, the film moves to its suspenseful climax: a tiger hunt charged with conflicting emotions of love, betrayal and revenge
That's entertainment ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A celebration of show-stopping music, dance and comedy with a cast of superstars
The kiss by Jacques Feyder ( Visual )
10 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irene is unhappily married to an older businessman and is terrified of her husband's jealousy and anger. She is very much in love with a handsome young lawyer who decides to stop seeing her so that he does not add to her unhappiness by ruining her marriage. She then spends her time with a young family friend who has a crush on her. An innocent kiss goodbye as he leaves for college leads to tragedy
Conversations with Greta Garbo by Sven Broman ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Garbo, Greta
Garbo, Greta 1905-
Greta Garbo
Gustafsson, Greta 1905-1990
Gustafsson, Greta Louisa 1905-1990
Gustafsson, Greta Lovisa
Gustafsson Greta Lovisa 1905-1990
Γκρέτα Γκάρμπο 1905-1990
Грета Гарбо 1905-1990
Ґрета Ґарбо 1905-1990
Languages
English (425)
German (33)
Spanish (25)
French (22)
Italian (9)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (3)
Swedish (3)
Chinese (1)
Hebrew (1)
Czech (1)
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