THE SHOP AROUND THE CORNER (1940)

100 YEARS OF MOVIES Series: Holiday Classics You Haven't Seen

In this romantic comedy, Alfred Kralik (James Stewart) and Klara Novak (Margaret Sullavan) are employees at Matuschek and Company, a general store in Budapest. Klara and Alfred are constantly at odds with each other, butting heads and disagreeing on almost everything. Both are enamored of their respective pen pals, who serve as welcome distractions in their lives. Little do they know, they are each the other's pen pal and, despite outward differences, have unwittingly fallen in love through their letters.

USA | 1940 | 1h 37m
Directed by Ernst Lubitsch
Starring James Stewart, Margaret Sullavan, Hugo Matuschek

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December's 100 Years of Movies screenings are
generously sponsored by Turner Classic Movies

 

 

 

About 100 YEARS OF MOVIES

This series presents films from every decade the Strand has been in operation, chosen for how they represented the filmmaking style and perspectives of their time. The films were curated by Alicia Malone, a host on Turner Classic Movies; and Strand House Manager Liz McLeod, also a film historian. December's films will be introduced by Malone.

Show Dates & Times:

12/10/23 - Sunday

2:00 pm,

TICKETS available at the box office 30 min. prior to show time

$8/ General Admission Matinee
$7/ Strand Members

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