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Garbo in film Conquest

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Garbo in film Conquest

Sweden, 2005, 10 Kr. 12 (3/4). sepia

Michel: 2485, block 20
Scott: 2517a, SS 2517d
Stanley Gibbons: 2414
Yvert et Tellier: 2475, block 30

Conquest (also called Marie Walewska) is a 1937 film which tells the story of a Polish countess who becomes the mistress of Napoleon in order to influence his actions towards her homeland. It stars Greta Garbo, Charles Boyer, Reginald Owen, Alan Marshal, Henry Stephenson, Leif Erickson, Dame May Whitty, George Zucco, and Maria Ouspenskaya.

The movie was adapted by S. N. Behrman, Samuel Hoffenstein, Helen Jerome and Salka Viertel from the novel Pani Walewska by Waclaw Gasiorowski. It was directed by Clarence Brown and Gustav Machatý (uncredited).

Plots: Gasiorowski Waclaw. Mrs. Walewska,  Walewska Marie

Garbo in film Conquest

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