Tags » Greta Garbo

Romance, Danger, Preservation and more at the San Francisco Silent Film Festival

There’s something for everyone, from the silent film novice to the die-hard fan, at the San Francisco Silent Film Festival, celebrating its 20th Anniversary May 28 through Monday, June 1, 2015 at the historic Castro Theatre. 967 more words


Four for Friday! ~ 'Grand Hotel' (1932)

Every month on the first Friday, three of my friends and fellow blog writers and I take it in turns to choose one Classic Hollywood star. 1,103 more words

Classic Hollywood


Why, hello!

You living creatures, how do you all do?

I just rested, yes. Some hours ago I took a nap and had that same usual nightmare. 883 more words

Pola Negri



slunk into my life as Camille 1979-ish
first fave: gowns by Adrian
second fave: Garbo
I get rock hard looking at Robert Taylor
was he in another movie? 213 more words


I took my Animal Farm test!

How was I to know my teacher had prepared us for this…..I had been bothered by thoughts of it all week. It was only seven… 1,573 more words


Queen Garbo (1933).. I mean, Queen Christina (1933)

Queen Christina (1933)


Starring: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert
Director: Rouben Mamoulian
Screenplay: H. M. Harwood, Salka Viertel, S. N. Behrman (dialogue) … 282 more words


Gimme a Whiskey!

~ Greta Garbo in her first sound movie, Anna Christie, made in 1930, based on a Pulitzer Prize play by Eugene O’Neill ~ 

“Gimme a whiskey,” she says. 40 more words