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Inspiration (1931)

Passed  -  Drama  -  31 January 1931 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Yvonne Valbret
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André Montell
Lewis Stone ...
Raymond Delval
Marjorie Rambeau ...
Lulu
Judith Vosselli ...
Odette
Beryl Mercer ...
Marthe, Yvonne's Maid
John Miljan ...
Henry Coutant, the Sculptor
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Uncle Julian Montell
Oscar Apfel ...
M. Vignaud
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Madeleine Dorety
Zelda Sears ...
Aunt Pauline
Karen Morley ...
Liane Latour
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Gaby
Paul McAllister ...
Jouvet, the Artist
Arthur Hoyt ...
Gavarni
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...Burning Lips...Glittering Gowns...Champagne...Paris...Life...Joy. The Kind of a Drama You Have Been Waiting to See and Hear. (Print ad)

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31 January 1931 (USA)  »

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Yvonne  »

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$438,000 (estimated)
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1.37 : 1
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Release of the movie was delayed because of a lawsuit Pathé brought against MGM. Although the novel by Alphonse Daudet was in public domain in the USA, it was still under copyright protection in Europe. Pathé won the lawsuit. See more »

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Version of Sapho (1917) See more »

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Liebestraum No. 3 (A Dream of Love)
Written by Franz Liszt
Played on piano by Joan Marsh
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A Great Classic Gem of a FILM for all Future Generations!!
30 March 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There is nothing sluggish or dated about this film or the great actors. Greta Garbo was a true Classic sex symbol and great actress of the Golden Era of Films! Her Classic films are studied in many drama departments of our finest Universities. Greta Garbo(Yvonne Valbert),"Conquest",'37, portrayed a woman who had many lovers over the years of her life and who fell deeply in love with a much younger man, whom you are led to believe took his virginity away from him. Robert Montgomery(Andre Mantell),"Lady in the Lake",'47, was a student and very inexperienced, however, he was charmed by the flirting of Yvonne. This is a very powerful love story which never grows old, the ending was well written and I am sure this ending was the same for many people in the same situation unfortunately!


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