- Award Snub: While it released to positive reviews and solid box office, and was considered an epic performance by Greta Garbo, come Oscar time the film was ignored.
- Heartwarming Moments: The way Christina moves about the room after her first sexual tryst with Antonio. She touches every object and gazes upon every wall decoration, as she wants to remember in vivid detail the entire experience.
- Ho Yay: Between Christina and her handmaid, Ebba.
- Tear Jerker: The famous final shot of Christina standing alone with her memories.
YMMV / Queen Christina