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The Resource My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor

My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor

Label
My fair lady
Title
My fair lady
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Cinematographer
Director
Lyricist
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Outside Covent Garden on a rainy evening in 1912, cockney flower girl, Eliza Doolittle, meets linguistic expert Henry Higgins. Higgins, in turn, bets with his companion, Colonel Pickering, that, within six months, he could transform Eliza into a proper lady, simply by teaching her proper English. The next morning, face and hands freshly scrubbed, Eliza presents herself on Higgins' doorstep, ready and willing to be turned into a lady
Awards note
Oscar winner, 1964
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
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My fair lady (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematographer, Harry Stradling ; editor, William Ziegler ; music, Frederick Loewe ; costume designer, Cecil Beaton ; production designer, Cecil Benton
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • Language tracks in English or dubbed French, with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
LC call number
M1500
LC item number
.M9fl 2004 DVD
PerformerNote
Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Gladys Cooper, Jeremy Brett, Theodore Bikel, Mona Washbourne, Isobel Elsom
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1978
  • 1918-1986
  • 1899-1983
  • 1901-1988
  • 1856-1950
  • 1929-1993
  • 1888-1971
  • 1933-1995
  • 1903-1988
  • 1893-1981
  • 1901-1970
  • 1904-1980
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  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Lerner, Alan Jay
  • Cukor, George
  • Loewe, Frederick
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Hepburn, Audrey
  • Harrison, Rex
  • Holloway, Stanley
  • Hyde-White, Wilfrid
  • Cooper, Gladys
  • Brett, Jeremy
  • Bikel, Theodore
  • Washbourne, Mona
  • Elsom, Isobel
  • Stradling, Harry
  • Allen, Gene
  • Ziegler, William
  • Beaton, Cecil
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
172
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  • Linguistics teachers
  • Street vendors
  • English language
  • Speech and social status
  • Flower vending
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Maestros
  • Lingüística
  • Inglés
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play "Pygmalion" by George Shaw
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by art director Gene Allen, singer Marni Nixon, and restoration team Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz; Disc 2: "More loverly than ever: the making of 'My fair lady' -- "Then and now"; "The production," all-new featurette on 1963 production-kickoff dinner; audio of George Cukor directing Baroness Bina Rothschild; Audrey Hepburn's alternate vocals for "Wouldn't it be loverly" and "Show me"; posters and lobby cards with Rex Harrison radio interview; "The fairest fair lady" making-of featurette; L.A. premiere footage; "Show me" galleries of black-and-white production stills, production documents, Cecil Beaton costume sketches, and architectural drawings; Rex Harrison's Golden Globe acceptance speech; 37th Academy Awards footage; testimonials from Martin Scorsese and Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lerner and Loewe trailers including Brigadoon ('54), Camelot ('67), Gigi ('58), My Fair Lady (original '64 and '94 re-release)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2358480
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 172 min.)
Isbn
9780790785349
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392888528
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28885
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53816214
  • (OCoLC)53816214
System details
DVD; Region 1; widescreen (2.20:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor
Publication
Note
  • Based on the play "Pygmalion" by George Shaw
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • Special features: Disc 1: audio commentary by art director Gene Allen, singer Marni Nixon, and restoration team Robert A. Harris and James C. Katz; Disc 2: "More loverly than ever: the making of 'My fair lady' -- "Then and now"; "The production," all-new featurette on 1963 production-kickoff dinner; audio of George Cukor directing Baroness Bina Rothschild; Audrey Hepburn's alternate vocals for "Wouldn't it be loverly" and "Show me"; posters and lobby cards with Rex Harrison radio interview; "The fairest fair lady" making-of featurette; L.A. premiere footage; "Show me" galleries of black-and-white production stills, production documents, Cecil Beaton costume sketches, and architectural drawings; Rex Harrison's Golden Globe acceptance speech; 37th Academy Awards footage; testimonials from Martin Scorsese and Andrew Lloyd Webber; Lerner and Loewe trailers including Brigadoon ('54), Camelot ('67), Gigi ('58), My Fair Lady (original '64 and '94 re-release)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2358480
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 172 min.)
Isbn
9780790785349
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392888528
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
28885
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53816214
  • (OCoLC)53816214
System details
DVD; Region 1; widescreen (2.20:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital 2.0 mono
Video recording format
DVD

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