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Encyclopedia > Anna Christie (1930 film)
Anna Christie

Original film poster
Directed by Clarence Brown
Produced by Clarence Brown
Paul Bern
Irving Thalberg
Written by Frances Marion
Eugene O'Neill (play)
Starring Greta Garbo
Charles Bickford
George F. Marion
Marie Dressler
Cinematography William Daniels
Editing by Hugh Wynn
Distributed by MGM
Release date(s) United States 21 February 1930
Running time 89 minutes
Country USA
Language English
IMDb profile

Anna Christie is a 1930 MGM drama film adaptation of the 1922 play by Eugene O'Neill. It was adapted by Frances Marion, produced and directed by Clarence Brown with Paul Bern and Irving Thalberg as co-producers. The cinematography was by William H. Daniels, the art direction by Cedric Gibbons and the costume design by Adrian. Clarence Brown (May 10, 1890 – August 17, 1987) was an American film director. ... Irving Grant Thalberg (May 30, 1899 - September 14, 1936) was an American film producer during the early years of motion pictures. ... Frances Marion Frances Marion (November 18, 1888 - May 12, 1973) was an American journalist, author, and screenwriter often cited as the most renowned female screenwriter of the twentieth century. ... Eugene Gladstone ONeill (October 16, 1888 – November 27, 1953) was a Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright. ... Greta Garbo (September 18, 1905 – April 15, 1990) was a Swedish actress that is, by reputation, one of the greatest and most inscrutable movie stars ever to be produced by MGM and the Hollywood studio system. ... Charles Bickford in Tarzans New York Adventure Charles Bickford (January 1, 1891–November 9, 1967) was an American actor. ... Marie Dressler (born November 9, 1868; died July 28, 1934) was an Academy Award-winning Canadian actress. ... William Daniels (born March 31, 1927) is an Emmy Award-winning American actor whose distinctive, nasal voice and penchant for portraying critical yet competent characters has landed him a number of roles over the years. ... MGM logo Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or MGM, is a large media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of cinema and television programs. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_the_United_States. ... February 21 is the 52nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Year 1930 (MCMXXX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (link is to a full 1930 calendar). ... The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... See also: 1929 in film 1930 1931 in film 1930s in film 1920s in film years in film film // Events Top grossing films The Indians Are Coming Madam Satan Der Blaue Engel Academy Awards Best Picture: All Quiet on the Western Front - Universal Studios Best Actress: Norma Shearer - The Divorcee... MGM logo Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or MGM, is a large media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of cinema and television programs. ... A drama film is a film that depends mostly on in-depth character development, interaction, and highly emotional themes. ... Eugene Gladstone ONeill (October 16, 1888 – November 27, 1953) was a Nobel and Pulitzer Prize-winning American playwright. ... Frances Marion Frances Marion (November 18, 1888 - May 12, 1973) was an American journalist, author, and screenwriter often cited as the most renowned female screenwriter of the twentieth century. ... Clarence Brown (May 10, 1890 – August 17, 1987) was an American film director. ... Irving Grant Thalberg (May 30, 1899 - September 14, 1936) was an American film producer during the early years of motion pictures. ... William H. Daniels (December 1, 1901 - June 14, 1970) was a film cinematographer best known as Greta Garbos personal lensman. ... Cedric Gibbons in Dublin, Ireland, (23 March 1893 - 26 July 1960 was the art director at MGM studios. ... Norma Shearer in an Adrian gown. ...


The film stars Greta Garbo, Charles Bickford, George F. Marion and Marie Dressler. Greta Garbo (September 18, 1905 – April 15, 1990) was a Swedish actress that is, by reputation, one of the greatest and most inscrutable movie stars ever to be produced by MGM and the Hollywood studio system. ... Charles Bickford in Tarzans New York Adventure Charles Bickford (January 1, 1891–November 9, 1967) was an American actor. ... Marie Dressler (born November 9, 1868; died July 28, 1934) was an Academy Award-winning Canadian actress. ...


It was nominated for Academy Awards for Best Actress (Greta Garbo), Best Cinematography and Best Director. This pre-Code film is the movie that used the marketing slogan "Garbo Talks!", as it was her first talkie. Her first spoken line has become her most famous: "Give me a whiskey with ginger ale on the side, and don't be stingy, baby." George F. Marion had performed the role of Anna's father in the original Broadway production and both the 1923 and 1930 films. The references in this article would be clearer with a different and/or consistent style of citation, footnoting or external linking. ... The Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the awards given to people working in the motion picture industry by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences; nominations are made by Academy members who are actors and actresses. ... The Academy Award for Best Cinematography is awarded each year to a cinematographer for his work in one particular motion picture. ... The Academy Award for Directing is an accolade given to the person that the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences feels was best director of the past year. ... Clara Bow on the cover of Sin in Soft Focus, a book by Mark A. Vieira about pre-Code Hollywood. ... Broadway theatre[1] is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ...


 
 

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