FILM The Shop Around the Corner Ernst Lubitsch, 1940, 99’ Two employees at a gift shop can barely stand one another, without realizing that they’re falling in love through the post as each other’s anonymous pen pal. FILM The Philadelphia Story George Cukor, 1940, 142’ George Kittredge: You’re like some marvelous, distant, well... queen, I guess. You’re so cool and fine and always so much your own. There’s a kind of beautiful purity about you, Tracy, like... like a statue. Tracy Lord: George... FILM The Great McGinty Preston Sturges, 1940, 82’ “WHATTA GUY! He loved a fight or a frolic... and he usually found one!” Skeeters: If it wasn’t for graft, you’d get a very low type of people in politics. Men without ambition. Jellyfish.