Greed Trailer & Clips


Greed full movie is released on Jan 26, 1925. Watch Greed online - the None Drama movie from United States. Greed is directed by Erich von Stroheim and created by June Mathis with Zasu Pitts and Gibson Gowland. Greed is available online on Classix and Amazon Video.

John McTeague was a slow, simple man who became a dentist after working at the Big Dipper Gold Mine. He is now being hunted in Death Valley by his ex-best friend Marcus and the law, His lot was cast the day that he meet his future wife Trina in his office. She was with Marcus and she bought a lottery ticket. Mac fell for her and Marcus stepped aside. When Mac and Trina married, she won the Lottery for $5000 and became obsessive about the money in gold. Marcus is steamed as he stepped aside; now sh is rich, so he has the law shut down Mac as he has no official schooling for his dentistry. Trina fearful that they will take her gold away sells everything and takes all Mac earns when he is working. She adds to her stash of gold as they both live as paupers. When Mac has no job and no money, he leaves and Trina moves. Driven to desperation at being poor and hungry he finds Trina and demands the gold.

As know as:

Greedy Wives, Avaricia, Chciwość, グリード, Rapacità


United States


None, English

Production Companies:

Metro-Goldwyn Pictures Corporation


It took two years to make; it gives you two hours of engrossing entertainment. You may hate it, as you hate the dangerous undercurrents of life, but you will be fascinated, thrilled, held spell-bound. (Print Ad-Daily Alaska Empire, ((Juneau, Alaska)) 20 January 1927), "GREED" IS NOT A PICTURE FOR LOUNGE LIZARDS AND SLOW THINKERS (Print Ad- Deseret News, ((Salt Lake City, Utah)) 25 March 1925), Face to Face in Death Valley, McTeague, the renegade and Marcus, the avenger, confront each other at last- each the victim of the other's hatred, and both the powerless prey of Nature's most poisonous and merciless wilderness. -The climax of "Greed," Erich von Stroheim's film version of Frank Norris' novel, "McTeague." (Print Ad-Painesville Telegraph, ((Painesville, Ohio)) 2 May 1925)

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