Camille

"Weak"

Camille Review


Dreadfully boring romance "classic" has Garbo as a 1847's French courtesan, trapped in a loveless relationship with a rich man while forsaking her younger, hotter lover. Cliched and endless, and while it was probably original in 1937, the novelty of the film is far from assured today. Desperately overacted by Garbo, many claim Camille is her best work. Sorry, I'll stick with Grand Hotel.

Based on Dumas's novel La Dame aux camelias.



Camille

Facts and Figures

Run time: 109 mins

In Theaters: Friday 1st January 1937

Budget: $6M

Distributed by: MGM Home Entertainment

Production compaines: A-Mark Entertainment

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 2 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Fresh: 10 Rotten: 1

IMDB: 7.6 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Bernard H. Hyman

Starring: as Camille Foster, as Silias, as Cowboy Bob, as Sheriff Foster, as Sheriff Steiner, as Deputy Ruddy, Steve Markoff as Niagara Falls Tour Guide, as Ms. Samuels, James B. Douglas as Preacher

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