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Info

Year: 1940
Original Title: The Shop Around the Corner
Length: 99 minutes
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Studios: Metro Goldwyn Mayer
Age rating: Universal

Release Dates

United States: January 12 1940

Ranking

Ranking: 9,501 out of 16,430 movies (up 43)

7,8

7.8 by 4 users

Plot

In Budapest, Hungary, the Matuschek and Company store is owned by Mr. Hugo Matuschek and the bachelor Alfred Kralik (James Stewart) is his best and most experienced salesman. When Klara Novak (Margaret Sullavan) seeks a job position of saleswoman in the store, Matuschek hires her but Kralik and she do not tolerate each other. Meanwhile the lonely and dedicated Kralik has an unknown pen pal that he intends to propose very soon. The tension between Kralik and Novak continues increasing and his position as the top salesman is in danger.

Director

Cast The Shop Around the Corner

James Stewart

James Stewart

Alfred Kralik

Frank Morgan

Frank Morgan

Hugo Matuschek

Margaret Sullavan

Margaret Sullavan

Klara Novak

Joseph Schildkraut

Joseph Schildkraut

Ferencz Vadas

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