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Rouben Mamoulian

Queen Christina

99' - 1933 - Drama, Biography, Romance - Dialogue: Spanish, English
Director: Rouben Mamoulian Composer: Herbert Stothart With: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Ian Keith
Garbo, as the title character, is a decisive queen, ruling Sweden with wisdom and compassion. Her former lover, Magnus (Ian Keith), attempts to arrange a marriage between Garbo and a dashing prince (Reginald Owen), but she will have nothing to do with political unions. Sweden has been waging a bloody war of attrition. Garbo is elated when she manages to obtain a peace treaty. Then, while out riding, she encounters Don Antonio De la Prada (Gilbert), the newly appointed ambassador of Spain. Intrigued by the handsome, gallant Spaniard, Garbo decides to discover his real nature by disguising herself as a male.

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Credits

Director

Rouben Mamoulian

Composer

Herbert Stothart

With

Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Ian Keith

Scenario

H.M. Harwood, Salka Viertel, Margaret P. Levino, S.N. Behrman

Director of Photography

William H. Daniels

Editor

Blanche Sewell

More information

Dialogue

Spanish, English

Countries of production

United States of America

Year

1933

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