Just Around the Corner

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Just Around the Corner is the film in which little Shirley Temple ends the Depression all by herself! The story starts realistically enough, with 10-year-old Penny Hale Temple sharing a basement apartment with her widowed father Jeff Charles Farrell, in his final Fox film. Once a prosperous architect, Jeff has been working as a hotel janitor-engineer ever since the Wall Street Crash. Ordered by pompous hotel concierge Waters Franklin Pangborn to keep her place, Penny nonetheless has fun wandering the lobbies of ...
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Just Around the Corner is the film in which little Shirley Temple ends the Depression all by herself! The story starts realistically enough, with 10-year-old Penny Hale Temple sharing a basement apartment with her widowed father Jeff Charles Farrell, in his final Fox film. Once a prosperous architect, Jeff has been working as a hotel janitor-engineer ever since the Wall Street Crash. Ordered by pompous hotel concierge Waters Franklin Pangborn to keep her place, Penny nonetheless has fun wandering the lobbies of the posh establishment under the watchful and protective eyes of her friends, Kitty the maid Joan Davis, Gus the chauffeur Bert Lahr and Corporal Jones the doorman Bill Robinson. Having been told by her dad that the only person who can pull the country out of the Depression is Uncle Sam, Penny becomes convinced that goateed billionaire tycoon S. G. Henshaw Claude Gillingwater Sr. is Uncle Sam come to life. Charming her way into the heart of the irascible Henshaw, Penny convinces him to help the economy get started again. Not only does Uncle Sam accomplish this by creating thousands of new jobs, but he also manages to give Penny's father Jeff a new start in life, much to the delight of Jeff's sweetheart Lola Amanda Duff. The film's highlights are Shirley Temple's always-delightul dance duets with Bill "Bojangles" Robinson; less easy to take when seen today is the closing "Buttons and Epaulets" production number, performed by a chorus of servile blacks.
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  • Release Date: 3/11/2003
  • UPC: 024543061410
  • Original Release: 1938
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  • Source: 20th Century Fox
  • Format: VHS

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Shirley Temple Penny Hale
Joan Davis Kitty
Charles Farrell Jeff Hale
Amanda Duff Lola
Bert Lahr Gus
Franklin Pangborn Waters
Cora Witherspoon Aunt Julia Ramsby
Claude Gillingwater Samuel G. Henshaw
Bennie Bartlett Milton Ramsby
Hal K. Dawson Reporter
Charles Williams Candid Cameraman
J. Anthony Hughes Henshaw Assistants
Orville Caldwell Henshaw's Assistants
Marilyn Knowlden Gwendolyn
Eddie Conrad French Tutor
Charles Anthony Hughes
Bill "Bojangles" Robinson Corporal Jones
Technical Credits
Irving Cummings Director
Walter Bullock Score Composer
David Hempstead Producer
Bernard Herzbrun Art Director
Ethel Hill Screenwriter
Harvey Johnston Editor
Boris Levin Art Director
J.P. McEvoy Screenwriter
Arthur C. Miller Cinematographer
Louis Silvers Musical Direction/Supervision
Harold Spina Score Composer
Darrell Ware Screenwriter
Darryl F. Zanuck Producer
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