My Fair Lady (film)

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My Fair Lady
Directit biGeorge Cukor
Produced biJack Warner
Written biAlan Jay Lerner
George Bernard Shaw
StarninAudrey Hepburn
Rex Harrison
Stanley Holloway
Wilfrid Hyde-White
Gladys Cooper
Jeremy Brett
Muisic biFrederick Loewe (Music)
Alan Jay Lerner (Lyrics)
CinematographyHarry Stradling
Eeditit biWilliam H. Ziegler
Distributit biWarner Bros. (Oreeginal release)
20th Century Fox (1994 rerelease)
CBS (Current richts holder)
Paramount Pictures (Current home video richts)
Release date
  • October 21, 1964 (1964-10-21)
[1]
Rinnin time
170 minutes
KintraUnitit States
LeidInglis
Budget$17 million
Box office$72,000,000[1]

My Fair Lady is a 1964 muisical film adaptation o the Lerner an Loewe stage muisical o the same name, based on the 1938 film adaptation o the oreeginal stage play Pygmalion bi George Bernard Shaw. Directit bi George Cukor, the film depicts misogynistic an arrogant phonetics professor Henry Higgins as he wagers that he can tak flouer girl Eliza Doolittle (Audrey Hepburn) an turn her Cockney accent intae a proper Inglis ane, tharebi makin her presentable in heich society.

The film won aicht Academy Awairds, includin Best Picture, Best Actor, an Best Director.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 My Fair Lady, boxofficemojo.com
  2. "NY Times: My Fair Lady". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-12-21.