Pygmalion (1938) was a Comedy - Drama Film directed by Leslie Howard and Anthony Asquith and produced by Gabriel Pascal.
Academy Awards 1938 --- Ceremony Number 11 (source: AMPAS)
|Best Actor||Leslie Howard||Nominated|
|Best Actress||Wendy Hiller||Nominated|
|Best Writing||Screenplay and Dialogue by George Bernard Shaw; Adaptation by W. P. Lipscomb, Cecil Lewis, Ian Dalry||Won|
Pygmalion (1938) with Leslie Howard and Wendy HillerBy Greg Orypeck on Feb 19, 2014 From Classic Film Freak
Share This!?I washed me face and hands before I come, I did.? ?? Eliza Doolittle The 1964 film musical version of George Bernard Shaw?s 1912 play, now retitled My Fair Lady and, some say, the most anticipated film since Gone With the Wind, earned many headlines and captured much attention during pro... Read full article
Pygmalion (1938)By Beatrice on Nov 29, 2013 From Flickers in Time
Pygmalion Directed by Anthony Asquith Written by George Bernard Shaw 1938/UK Gabriel Pascal Productions Repeat viewing This may be the best adaptation of George Bernard Shaw’s play. ?I love this film! Professor Henry Higgins (Leslie Howard) bets that he can pass Cockney flower seller Eliza... Read full article
PygmalionBy Alyson on Dec 21, 2010 From The Best Picture Project
In the first month of this blog, I watched My Fair Lady, the musical remake of Pygmalion, for the first time in my life and simply ripped that film a new one. ?I still stand behind what I said, but realize now that all I needed to enjoy the same story was less flamboyant actors and no musical interr... Read full article
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George Bernard Shaw wrote the ballroom scene especially for this movie.
The original Broadway production of "Pgymalion" opened at the Park Theater opening October 12, 1914 and ran for 72 performances. The play premiered in a German translation at the Hofburg Theatre in Vienna on October 16, 1913 and in English at His Majesty's Theatre in London on April 11, 1914 and starred 'Mrs Patrick Campbell'.
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