The Temptress is an American silent romantic drama film directed by Fred Niblo. Starring Greta Garbo, Antonio Moreno, Lionel Barrymore and Roy D'Arcy it premiered on October 10, 1926. The film melodrama was based on a novel by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez adapted for the screen by Dorothy Farnum. In her eighth film and only second film for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Garbo plays the title role, a beautiful woman who destroys all who come in contact with her. The film was released on DVD in 2005 with a new score, written by Michael Picton, who won Turner Classic Movies’s fifth annual Young Film Composers...
|Release date:||October 10, 1926|
|Directed by:||Fred Niblo|
|Cinematography:||William H. Daniels, Tony Gaudio|
|Screenplay by:||Dorothy Farnum|