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Conquest

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[[Feature~V173708~Conquest~conquest]] was released in England as [[Feature~V173708~Marie Waleska~conquest]], the name of the real-life historical personage portrayed by [[Performer~P25821~Greta Garbo~gretagarbo]]. The film begins in 1807, when Marie, a Polish countess, is dispatched by her country to meet with Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte ([[Performer~P7830~Charles Boyer~charlesboyer]]). Marie has been encouraged to press for Polish independence by whatever means possible--and though no one comes out and...more

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