The Best Greta Garbo Movies

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List of the best Greta Garbo movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Greta Garbo's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Greta Garbo movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Greta Garbo movies will be at the top of the list. Greta Garbo has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Greta Garbo movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Greta Garbo films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Greta Garbo role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Greta Garbo performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List features Anna Karenina, Grand Hotel, and more films.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Greta Garbo movies?" and "What are the greatest Greta Garbo roles of all time?"

Greta Garbo was in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Lillian Gish and Marlene Dietrich in terms of fame and success.

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  • Ninotchka
    1
    Greta Garbo, Melvyn Douglas, Ina Claire
    88 votes
    • Released: 1939
    • Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch
    A no-nonsense diplomat of the Soviet Union, Nina Ivanovna "Ninotchka" Yakushova (Greta Garbo) arrives in Paris to ensure the sale of jewels seized during the Russian Revolution. Meanwhile, carefree ...more

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  • Queen Christina
    2
    Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Lewis Stone
    74 votes
    • Released: 1933
    • Directed by: Rouben Mamoulian
    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 ...more

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  • Camille
    3
    Greta Garbo, Robert Taylor, Lionel Barrymore
    75 votes
    • Released: 1936
    • Directed by: George Cukor
    Beautiful Marguerite Gauthier (Greta Garbo) lifts herself out of her poverty-stricken upbringing by becoming the enchanting "Lady of the Camellias," well-kept courtesan of the rich and influential ...more
  • Grand Hotel
    4
    Greta Garbo, Joan Crawford, John Barrymore
    75 votes
    • Released: 1932
    • Directed by: Edmund Goulding
    At a luxurious Berlin hotel between the wars, the once-wealthy Baron Felix von Gaigern (John Barrymore) supports himself as a thief and gambler. In this lavish adaptation of the successful Broadway ...more

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  • Anna Christie
    5
    Greta Garbo, Charles Bickford, Marie Dressler
    55 votes
    • Released: 1930
    • Directed by: Clarence Brown
    Agents of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force track down criminals.
  • Anna Karenina
    6
    Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Basil Rathbone
    59 votes
    • Released: 1935
    • Directed by: Clarence Brown
    This 19th-century period piece is an adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel. On a trip to St. Petersburg, Anna Karenina (Greta Garbo), neglected wife of the famed Alexei Alexandrovitch Karenin ...more

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