My Fair Lady (1964) was a Drama - Family Film directed by George Cukor and produced by Jack L. Warner.
The film was based on the musical of the same name written by Alan Jay Lerner performed at the Mark Hellinger Theatre, NY, & Broadhurst Theatre, NY & Broadway Theatre, NY from Mar 15, 1956 - Sep 29, 1962.
Academy Awards 1964 --- Ceremony Number 37 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Actor||Rex Harrison||Won|
|Best Supporting Actor||Stanley Holloway||Nominated|
|Best Supporting Actress||Gladys Cooper||Nominated|
|Best Art Direction||Art Direction: Gene Allen, Cecil Beaton; Set Decoration: George James Hopkins||Won|
|Best Cinematography||Harry Stradling||Won|
|Best Costume Design||Cecil Beaton||Won|
|Best Director||George Cukor||Won|
|Best Film Editing||William Ziegler||Nominated|
|Best Music - Scoring||Andre Previn||Won|
|Best Picture||Jack L. Warner, Producer||Won|
|Best Writing||Alan Jay Lerner||Nominated|
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My Fair Lady (George Cukor, 1964)By Judy on Oct 18, 2012 From Movie Classics
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Lady at Ball: That young woman with Colonel Pickering, find out who she is.
Zoltan Karpathy: With pleasure!
Colonel Hugh Pickering: [on telephone to Scotland Yard] No, she's no relation, no. What? Well, just let's call her a "good friend", shall we? I beg your pardon! Listen to me, my man, I don't like the tenor of that question - what we do with her is our affair - your affair is bringing her back so we can continue doing it!
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The American Marni Nixon had to practice a Cockney accent before she could dub all of Audrey Hepburn's singing in the movie.
Production designer Gene Allen was never given a budget to work from. He just designed and had built all the sets without having to worry about how much they cost.
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