The kiss

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  • Creator Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Publication United States : [publisher not identified], 1929.
  • Physical Details
    • 2 film reels of 2 (2,229 ft.) : silent, black and white ; 16 mm print
  • Credits
    • Greta Garbo, Conrad Nagel, Anders Randolf, Holmes Herbert, Lew Ayres, George Davis
    • Director, Jacques Feyder ; titles by Marian Ainslee ; photographer, William Daniels ; art director, Cedric Gibbons


  • No duplication or public screening without consent of copyright holder.


  • When Irene's jealous husband sees her giving an innocent goodbye kiss to a young man, he attacks the man. The fight results in the husband's death. Irene attempts to take the blame but is acquitted of the crime with the help of her former lover.


  • Based on the story by George M. Saville.
  • According to the American Film Institute, this print was also released with a musical track.
  • Copyright: 1929 MGM.