A Woman of Affairs (1928)

A Woman of Affairs (1928)

A Woman of Affairs





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Michael Arlen's notorious novel The Green Hat was considered such a hot potato censor-wise that the property's title could not be used when it was adapted to film. Retitled A Woman of Affairs, this tale of a woman destroyed by syphilis was heavily laundered for the screen. Greta Garbo plays an impulsive British lass who, when denied permission to marry John Gilbert, hops from bed to bed with various partners. She marries a man who turns out to be a thief. When her husband commits suicide, Garbo … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Classics
Directed By:
Written By: Michael Arlen Davis, Marian Ainslee, Bess Meredyth
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On DVD: Feb 20, 1991

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as Diana Merrick

as Neville Holderness

as Geoffrey Merrick

as Dr. Hugh Trevelyan

as David Furness

as Sir Morton Holdernes...

as Constance
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All Critics (4) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
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Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Chicago Reader
Top Critic

An hysterical and an overacted soap opera story.

Full Review… | August 7, 2008
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

December 18, 2004

Audience Reviews for A Woman of Affairs

Great film. I loved the story that seemed to capture the real life relationship between the leads.

Michelle Fitzsimonds

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