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“Her Cardboard Lover”

Directed by George Cukor, produced by J. Walter Ruben, and written by Jacques Deval, John Collier, Anthony Veiller, and William H. Wright. Starring Norma Shearer, Robert Taylor, George Sanders, and Frank McHugh. MGM, 1942.

In Production: 01/15/42—03/12/42
Reshoots: Began 04/13/42
Released: 07/16/42

Cost: $979,000
Domestic Earnings: $637,000
Foreign Earnings: $336,000
Total Earnings: $973,000
Total Profit: -$348,000

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Robert Taylor, Norma Shearer, and George Sanders in "Her Cardboard Lover"

Review: George Cukor’s “Her Cardboard Lover,” Starring Norma Shearer

George Cukor’s latest misfire for MGM finds Norma Shearer in a love triangle between Robert Taylor and George Sanders.