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Garbo, Greta 1905-1990

Overview
Works: 673 works in 1,712 publications in 14 languages and 26,947 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Romance films  Biography  Silent films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Documentary films  Historical films  History  Portraits 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Author, Costume designer, Dedicatee, Other, Collector, Singer, Honoree, Author of introduction
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Greta Garbo
Publications by Greta Garbo
Publications by Greta Garbo, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Greta Garbo
Grand Hotel by Edmund Goulding( visu )
74 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,091 libraries worldwide
The glitz and glitter of Berlin's Grand Hotel comes alive with this story of love and betrayal
Ninotchka by Ernst Lubitsch( visu )
82 editions published between 1939 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 1,541 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( visu )
44 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,075 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 Karenina by Joe Wright( visu )
57 editions published between 1935 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,070 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( visu )
29 editions published between 1933 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Screen portrayal of the 17th century Queen of Sweden who shocked all of Europe when she relinquished her throne for love
Anna Christie by Clarence Brown( visu )
32 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 755 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( visu )
40 editions published between 1931 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 626 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 )
8 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and Swedish and held by 505 libraries worldwide
The joyless street by G. W Pabst( visu )
83 editions published between 1925 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 500 libraries worldwide
An expressionistic account of economic and moral decay that focuses on the problems of the inhabitants of a street in decadent post World War I Vienna. Garbo plays a professor's daughter whose family security has been shattered by inflation and must now consider working in a brothel to keep her family from starving
Walking with Garbo : conversations and recollections by Raymond W Daum( Book )
4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 463 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
The Garbo silents collection ( visu )
4 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Flesh and the devil: Best friends love the same woman and ultimately resort to a duel. The mysterious lady: Garbo plays an alluring Russian spy who falls in love with her "target." 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
Gösta Berlings saga = The saga of Gösta Berling ( visu )
5 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 160 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
Flesh and the devil by Clarence Brown( visu )
20 editions published between 1926 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Best friends love the same woman and resort to a duel
Conquest by Clarence Brown( visu )
15 editions published between 1937 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 125 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 Garbo), 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
Wild orchids by Sidney A Franklin( visu )
12 editions published between 1928 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 107 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
The kiss by Jacques Feyder( visu )
15 editions published between 1929 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 96 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
Susan Lenox : her fall and rise ( visu )
2 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Helga, a poor farm girl, runs off from the lecherous brute who means to marry her and lands in the arms of a charming neighbor, engineer Rodney Spencer. When misfortune separates them, Helga seeks refuge with circus folk, then is forced to trade her body for survival in an uncaring world. Using the name Susan Lenox, the fallen woman rises high, all the way to a Manhattan penthouse
That's entertainment by Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer( visu )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 87 libraries worldwide
Legends Gene Kelly and Fred Astaire host this all-singing, all-dancing follow up to That's entertainment!, showing up more of what made the Golden Era of MGM moviemaking
The Painted veil ( visu )
3 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
Garbo plays the neglected wife of a busy doctor working in China. After she has an affair with a handsome diplomat, her jealous husband forces her to accompany him to an area where there is a cholera epidemic. While he hopes that both of them will die, instead they rebuild their marriage
Greatest classic films collection ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 76 libraries worldwide
Little women: The March sisters in an Academy Award winning version of the cherished Louisa May Alcott novel. Pride and prejudice: Mr. Darcy sets maiden hearts aflutter, except that of Elizabeth Bennett. Madame Bovary: All she wanted was everything. Anna Karenina: Garbo risks all for the perfect love in Tolstoy's tale of romance and Imperial Russia
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Garbo, Greta
Garbo, Greta 1905-
Garbo, Grēta, 1905-1990
Greta Garbo
Greta Garbo actrice suédoise
Greta Garbo actriz nacida en Suecia
Greta Garbo aktorka szwedzka
Greta Garbo aranway pukllaq
Greta Garbo attrice svedese
Greta Garbo schwedische Filmschauspielerin
Greta Garbo Sueko nga aktres
Greta Garbo svensk skådespelare
Greta Garbo svensk skodespelar
Greta Garbo svensk skuespiller
Greta Garbo Zweeds actrice
Greta Garbu
Gustafsson, Greta 1905-1990
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
Грета Гарбо 1905-1990
Грета Гарбо шведская и американская киноактриса
Грэта Гарба
Грэта Гарбу
Густафсон Г. Л. 1905-1990
Ґрета Ґарбо 1905-1990
Գրետա Գարբո
גרטה גרבו שחקנית אמריקאית
جريتا جاربو
گرتا گاربو بازیگر و معمار سوئدی
গ্রেটা গার্বো
เกรทา การ์โบ
ဂါးဘိုး ဂရီတာ
გრეტა გარბო
그레타 가르보
ガルボ, グレタ 1905-1990
グレタ・ガルボ
葛丽泰·嘉宝
Languages
English (493)
German (60)
Spanish (30)
French (23)
Italian (11)
Swedish (7)
Chinese (5)
Multiple languages (5)
Japanese (3)
Russian (1)
Arabic (1)
Polish (1)
Hebrew (1)
Czech (1)
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