The Shop Around The Corner
Alfred Kralik is the top salesman at a leathergoods shop in Budapest owned by the high-strung Mr. Hugo Matuschek. Kralik's coworkers at Matuschek and Company include his friend, Pirovitch, Ferencz Vadas, and Pepi Katona. One morning, Kralik reveals to Pirovitch that he's been corresponding anonymously with an intelligent and cultured woman whose ad he came across in the newspaper.
Keywords: #Ernst Lubitsch #Frank Morgan #James Stewart #Margaret Sullavan #The Shop Around The Corner
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December 09, 2010 Lubitsch demonstrates that romantic comedies, like popcorn, can be enjoyed salty as well as sweet.Read in Source
December 15, 2010 Sure, the plot-turns are foreseeable, but the film's wit and perfectly gauged performances are undimmed delights.Read in Source
November 27, 2007 Although picture carries the indelible stamp of Ernst Lubitsch at his best in generating humor and human interest from what might appear to be unimportant situations, it carries further to impress via the outstanding characterizations by Margaret SullavanRead in Source
December 22, 2014 The charm of the gimmick in Lubitsch's take is passed over quickly in favor of studying both its effects on those involved, as well as the dynamics of the workplace at large.Read in Source
New York Times
May 20, 2003 ...a pretty kettle of bubbling brew it makes under Mr. Lubitsch's deft and tender management and with a genial company to play it gently, well this side of farce and well that side of utter seriousness.Read in Source
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
December 19, 2012 Wonderful period low-budget light romantic comedy taking place during the Depression among a few underpaid neurotics surviving in the workforce of a small notions store.Read in Source
November 27, 2007 This 1940 film is one of Ernst Lubitsch's finest and most enduring works, a romantic comedy of dazzling range.Read in Source
December 05, 2008 As the plot has as many complications as characters, much of the fun comes in watching Scripter Samson Raphaelson neatly tangle and untangle them without tying himself in a hard knot.Read in Source
February 09, 2006 Thoroughly different from To Be or Not To Be but just as exhilarating, it's one of the few films truly justifying Lubitsch's reputation for a 'touch.'Read in Source
August 16, 2011 Entertaining to a fault, the film doesn't ignite the imagination in the way many other films of the period did.Read in Source
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