Conquest

Release date:1937

Location(s):
  • Monterey Peninsula
  • Point Lobos

Description:

Greta Garbo and Charles Boyer (as Napoleon); directed by Clarence Brown; MGM; Miss Garbo's last dramatic picture in which she played the Polish mistress, Marie Walewska, of Napoleon, and the story was about their doomed affair; Oscar nominee for Best Actor (Charles Boyer) and art direction; background shots (involving none of the stars) filmed on the Monterey Peninsula, with Point Lobos standing in for the island of Elba.