Director: Clarence Brown
Cast: Greta Garbo, Fredric March, Freddie Bartholomew, Maureen O'Sullivan, May Robson, Basil Rathbone, Reginald Owen, Reginald Denny
This was Garbo's second Anna Karenina. She had filmed it as a silent, called Love, in 1927. However, this is the most famous acclaimed version of Anna Karenina ever filmed. Garbo played Anna Karenina, wife of a Czarist official, who has an adulterous affair with a military offiicer played by Fredric March. In the process, she ruins her marriage and position in Russian high society of the 1870s. Garbo won the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress of 1935 for this role. The film was produced by David O. Selznick.