Anna Christie
Anna Christie (1930)

A once-pure young woman who left home years ago and became a prostitute returns seeking acceptance from her stern sea-captain father and sheltering her new love from her past. This first talkie for silent-screen queen Greta Garbo is worth a… More

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Release Date: September 6, 2005
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Emanuel Levy

Garbo received her first Oscar nomination for this second version of the play, which MGM advertised as Garbo Talks! Her first line of dialogue is memorable: Gimme a viskey, Ginger ale on the side, and don't be stingy babee.

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Tim Dirks
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Anna Christie (1930) was advertised as the first talking picture for the cinema's greatest silent star

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Veronique Kwak
the first garbo sound flick adapted from eugene o'nell's cynical story about a prostitute. garbo plays low-life women in the burgeoning period of her… More
John Ballantine
The thirties were a time when film truly surprised which wasn't necessarily the case in later decades and Anna Christie is an example of a good film from… More