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Summary Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

The Shop Around the Corner

Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 15 Critic Reviews
must-see
96
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 33 User Ratings
7.6
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Summary Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand each other, without realizing that they are falling in love through the post as each other's anonymous pen pal.

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 15 Critic Reviews
96
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0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 15 Critic Reviews
96
100% Positive
15 Reviews
0% Mixed
0 Reviews
0% Negative
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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 33 User Ratings
7.6
85% Positive
28 Ratings
3% Mixed
1 Rating
12% Negative
4 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 33 User Ratings
7.6
85% Positive
28 Ratings
3% Mixed
1 Rating
12% Negative
4 Ratings

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Production Company Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM)
Release Date Jan 12, 1940
Duration 1 h 39 m
Rating Approved
Tagline Just LOOK at WHO GET THAT SLY "LUBITSCH TOUCH" NOW! (Print Ad- Philadelphia Inquirer, ((Philadelphia, Penna.)) 10 January 1940)
National Film Preservation Board, USA
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination
National Board of Review, USA
• 1 Win & 1 Nomination