iTunes

Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator
iTunes

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview, buy, or rent movies, get iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

In the Good Old Summertime

  NR Closed Captioning

Robert Z. Leonard

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download this movie.

About the Movie

Academy Award-winner Judy Garland ("The Wizard of Oz," "Meet Me in St. Louis") stars as a Chicago music store salesgirl who corresponds with a man through a dating service. She falls in love only to discover he's a despised co-worker. A musical remake of the acclaimed "The Shop Around the Corner" co-stars Van Johnson ("Battleground," "State of the Union"), Oscar-nominee Spring Byington ("Angels in the Outfield") and Oscar-honoree Buster Keaton ("The General"). Look for the screen debut of Judy's Oscar-winning daughter Liza Minnelli ("Cabaret," "Arthur").

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews

TOMATOMETER

71%
  • Reviews Counted: 7
  • Fresh: 5
  • Rotten: 2
  • Average Rating: 6.5/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: In the Good Old Summertime is a wonderfully rich entertainment. – Thomas M. Pryor, New York Times, Jul 16, 2008

Rotten: Robert Z. Leonard's tepid musical remake of Ernst Lubitsch's masterful The Shop Around the Corner...somehow it just ain't the same. – Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader, Jun 24, 2010

Read More About This Movie On Rotten Tomatoes

Customer Reviews

absolutly ADORABLE !!!

I love this movie, and would recomend it to anyone from 1 to 100! It is so cute and one of my personal favorites. I never get tired of Judy or Van, and putting them together in this classic film was no mistake! Two other movies that have the same plot and are just as wonderful are, "The Shop Around the Corner" ( the origanal one, with James Stewart) and also "You've Got Mail" ( a more recent release, staring Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks). Whatever one you choose, all three are wonderful and you will not be disapointed.

Great old movie

I love the story of rivals falling in love. I love all three versions: Shop around the corner, In the good old summertime, and You've got mail. They're all awesome.

Simply wonderful!

This movie is a true classic! Judy Garland is great (as always) as the rival sales clerk. Van Johnson is funny, yet I can't understand why he doesn't find Judy attractive! He must be crazy, she looked beautiful! Btw, Liza Minnelli is sooo cute! In my opinion she looks just about the same as an adult, her eyes and mouth at least. This is wonderful, every bit as good as the old one (and the new one of that matter)!

Viewers Also Bought

In the Good Old Summertime
View in iTunes
  • $9.99
  • Genre: Musicals
  • Released: 1949

Customer Ratings