Her most famous romance was with her frequent co-star , with whom she lived intermittently in 1926 and 1927.
Lesbian writer Mercedes de Acosta boasted of having a physical relationship with Garbo for over twenty years, but the release of their correspondence in 2000 gives no evidence, whatsoever, of their friendship being anything other than platonic.
Partly, I was suffering for the loss of that wonderful, strong, brave girl that I had been.
She had been ranked 5 th on the list of the greatest female stars of classic Hollywood by the American Film Institute in 1999.
For her next movie, the studio teamed her with producer-director to film 1939 , her first comedy.
He could remember Garbo still.