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The article discusses the Hollywood version of Anna Karenina made by MGM in 1935 with Greta Garbo in the title role. It specifically deals with the process of transposing Tolstoy's literary classic into the Hollywood screen version, locating causes of the adaptation process in extra-textual factors - MGM's house style, censorship regulations, and the star discourse represented by Garbo herself.
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This page is a summary of: Multiple authorship in Anna Karenina (1935): Adapting Tolstoy’s literary classic in the Hollywood studio era, Journal of Adaptation in Film & Performance, December 2020, Intellect, DOI: 10.1386/jafp_00028_1.
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