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Garbo, Greta 1905-1990

Overview
Works: 691 works in 1,887 publications in 13 languages and 26,566 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Romance films  Biography  Film adaptations  Silent films  Documentary films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Biographical films  Spy films 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Other, Dedicatee, Costume designer, Collector, Singer, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: PN2778.G3, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Greta Garbo
 
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Most widely held works by Greta Garbo
Grand Hotel by Edmund Goulding( Visual )

92 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 2,092 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 )

87 editions published between 1939 and 2018 in 10 languages and held by 1,489 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)
Anna Karénina by Clarence Brown( Visual )

67 editions published between 1935 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,041 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 )

31 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who relinquishes her throne for her lover, the ambassador from Spain
Camille( Visual )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2017 in English and held by 714 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 Christie( Visual )

9 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 534 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 )

29 editions published between 1931 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 523 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
Conversations with Greta Garbo by Sven Broman( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Swedish and held by 478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Garbo silents collection( Visual )

6 editions published in 2005 in 4 languages and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The temptress: An unhappy wife (Elena) falls in love with a Spanish engineer (Robledo). When it is revealed that Elena is not only married, but has also been the mistress of a banker (Fontenoy), Robledo returns to South America. Subsequently, Elena and her husband (the Marquis) also go to South America. Years later Robledo returns to Paris and runs into Elena who does not seem to recognize him. Elena has become a pathetic drunkard who is apparently beyond Robledo's help
Walking with Garbo : conversations and recollections by Raymond W Daum( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raymond Daum first met Greta Garbo at a New Year's Day party in 1963, the death of a mutual friend brought them together again, and marked the beginning of a friendship that would last nearly two decades. The author's reminiscences, linked by an anecdotal biography of this ever-fascinating figure, drawing on original interviews with people who knew her and archival material that had never before been published to create an affectionate and unforgettable portrait of Greta Garbo
Camille by George Cukor( Visual )

42 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 345 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
The joyless street by G. W Pabst( Visual )

44 editions published between 1925 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-World-War-1 Vienna
Anna Christie by Clarence Brown( Visual )

31 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anna, an ex-prostitute, returns to her father, a barge captain. Matt, a sailor, falls in love with Anna but when she reveals her tarnished past to him and her father, both reject her and ship out to sea
Gösta Berlings saga = The saga of Gösta Berling by Selma Lagerlöf( Visual )

24 editions published between 1924 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story centers around the defrocked priest Gösta Berling, and his life and relationships with the people of Ikeby manor and Vrmland
Die freudlose Gasse by G. W Pabst( Visual )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2015 in German and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drama about the hunger and passion of the people living under the distorted conditions of inflation-ridden, post-World-War-I Vienna
Flesh and the devil by Clarence Brown( Visual )

23 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends love the same woman and resort to a duel
Conquest by Clarence Brown( Visual )

8 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 117 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 Countess Marie Walewska (Greta Gabor), who bore him a son, Alexandre (Scotty Beckett), and the eventual parting of their relationship. The story begins in Poland in 1807 and continues through the departure of Napoleon from France in 1815
Mata Hari by Geo Fitzmaurice( Visual )

22 editions published between 1932 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dramatization of the life of the famous World War I spy
Two-faced woman by George Cukor( Visual )

7 editions published between 1941 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Comedy about a ski instructor who masquerades as her own vampy sister in order to win back her wavering husband
Wild orchids by Sidney A Franklin( Visual )

11 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On a ocean voyage 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
 
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Grand Hotel
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NinotchkaAnna KaréninaAnna ChristieThe Garbo silents collectionAnna ChristieFlesh and the devilLoving Garbo : the story of Greta Garbo, Cecil Beaton, and Mercedes de Acosta
Alternative Names
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Garbo, Grēta, 1905-1990

Greta Garbo

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Greta Garbu

Gustafsson, Greta 1905-1990

Gustafsson, Greta Louisa

Gustafsson, Greta Louisa 1905-1990

Gustafsson, Greta Lovisa.

Gustafsson Greta Lovisa 1905-1990

Margarita Garbo

Qreta Qarbo

Γκρέτα Γκάρμπο 1905-1990

Γκρέτα Γκάρμπο Σουηδο-Αμερικανίδα ηθοποιός

Гарбо Грета

Грета Гарбо 1905-1990

Грета Гарбо шведская и американская киноактриса

Грета Гарбо шведська та американська кіноакторка

Грета Гарбо Швеция һәм Америка актрисаһы

Грэта Гарба

Грэта Гарбу

Густафсон Г. Л. 1905-1990

Ґрета Ґарбо 1905-1990

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גרטה גרבו שחקנית אמריקאית

جريتا جاربو

غريتا غاربو

قرتا قاربو

گرتا گاربو بازیگر و معمار سوئدی

ग्रेटा गार्बो

গ্রেটা গার্বো

ਗ੍ਰੇਟਾ ਗਾਰਬੋ

ಗಾರ್ಬೋ, ಗ್ರೀಟ

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เกรทา การ์โบ

ဂါးဘိုး ဂရီတာ

გრეტა გარბო

그레타 가르보

ガルボ, グレタ

ガルボ, グレタ 1905-1990

グレタ・ガルボ

葛丽泰·嘉宝

葛麗泰嘉寶

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