Queen Christina Poster

Release Date: 1933

DVD Release Date: September 6th, 2005

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
The wise and peace-loving Queen Christina (Greta Garbo) has ruled Sweden since the age of 6, when her heroic father died in battle. Pressured to marry her cousin Karl Gustav (Reginald Owen) and produce an heir, the queen slips away incognito and ends up at a country inn, where she meets and falls in love with Antonio (John Gilbert), a Spanish envoy on his way to the palace. However, Count Magnus, himself in love with the queen, does not approve of her foreign lover.

Cast: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Lewis Stone, Elizabeth Young, C. Aubrey Smith, Reginald Owen, Georges Renavent, Gustave von Seyffertitz

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Genres: Romance

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Rivalry, Transformation, Love triangle, Forbidden love, Melodramatic, Marriage