Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Queen Christina



1933 American Feature

Cast: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Ian Keith, Lewis Stone, Elizabeth Young, C. Aubrey Smith and Reginald Owen
Director: Rouben Mamoulian
Writers: H.M. Harwood and Salka Viertel, based on the original story by Viertel and Margaret P. Levino; with S.N. Behrman (dialogue) and Ben Hecht (uncredited)

Synopsis:
Queen Christina of Sweden is a popular monarch who is loyal to her country. However, when she falls in love with a Spanish envoy, she must choose between the throne and the man she loves.

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Ratings:
  • Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
  • Rotten Tomatoes - Critics: 100% / Audience: 82%
  • OMG rating: 8/10

Buy/Rent:
  • DVD: Available



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Notes/Trivia:
  • The film is loosely based on the life of Christina of Sweden. In reality, Christina's main reason for abdication was her determination not to marry.

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