Mata Hari (1931)

Director
George Fitzmaurice

Main cast
Greta Garbo; Ramon Novarro; Lionel Barrymore; Lewis Stone

Genres
Drama, Action, Thriller, Romance

Description
A semi-fictionalized account of the life of Mata Hari, an exotic dancer who was accused of spying for Germany during World War I.


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