THE KISS--the last silent movie for both Greta Garbo and MGM--is one of her best films, stylishly directed by Jacques Feyder (KNIGHT WITHOUT ARMOUR), and co-starring a baby-faced, 21-year-old Lew Ayres in his second film.
Frenchwoman Irene Guarry (Greta Garbo), stuck in a loveless marriage with elderly businessman Charles Guarry (Anders Randolf), is having an affair with lawyer Andre Dubail (Conrad Nagel). Charles refuses to give Irene a divorce, and she won't leave him, so Andre leaves her and moves to Paris. The
suspicious Charles hires a private detective to trail Irene and learns that Pierre (Lew Ayres), the 18-year-old son of a wealthy family, has developed...