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Garbo as Anna Karenina

on BBC Two England

continues a season of films starring the legendary actress.
With Fredric March For ten years, the beautiful Anna has resigned herself to a loveless marriage to Count Karenin, lavishing all her affection on her young son. However, a chance meeting with the dashing Vronsky changes her life.
Garbo played Tolstoy's heroine twice during her career, but it is this version that remains one of her greatest roles and ranks as the definitive version among the many screen treatments of the novel.
Screenplay by CLEMENCE DANE and SALKA VIERTEL based on the novel by COUNT LEO TOLSTOY
Produced by DAVID O. SELZNICK Directed by CLARENCE BROWN
('Marie Walewska ' tomorrow at
11.45pm)
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Contributors

Play By:
Clemence Dane
Novel By:
Count Leo
Produced By:
David 0. Selznick
Directed By:
Clarence Brown
Unknown:
Marie Walewska
Anna Karenina:
Greta Garbo
Vronsky:
Fredric March
Sergei:
Freddie Bartholomew
Kitty:
Maureen O'Sullivan
Countess Vronsky:
May Robson
Karenin:
Basil Rathbone
Stiva:
Reginald Owen
Yashvin:
Reginald Denny
Dolly:
Phoebe Foster
Levin:
Gyles Isham

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