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

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

Label
My fair lady
Title
My fair lady
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
  • spa
  • 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
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Harry Stradling ; editor, William Ziegler ; lyrics, Alan Jay Lerner ; music, Frederick Loewe ; music supervised and conducted by Andre Previn
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Halloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Gladys Cooper, Jeremy Brett, Theodore Bikel, Mona Washbourne, Isobel Elsom, John Holland
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1892-1978
  • 1918-1986
  • 1899-1983
  • 1929-1993
  • 1890-1982
  • 1888-1971
  • 1933-1995
  • 1903-1988
  • 1893-1981
  • 1901-1988
  • 1929-2019
  • 1856-1950
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Lerner, Alan Jay
  • Cukor, George
  • Hepburn, Audrey
  • Harrison, Rex
  • Halloway, Stanley
  • Hyde-White, Wilfrid
  • Cooper, Gladys
  • Brett, Jeremy
  • Bikel, Theodore
  • Washbourne, Mona
  • Elsom, Isobel
  • Loewe, Frederick
  • Previn, André
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
Runtime
172
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the play "Pygmalion" by Bernard Shaw ; based on the musical play as produced on the stage by Herman Levin
  • Videodisc release of the 1964 motion picture
  • 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 (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" ; "Show me" galleries of black-and-white production stills ; Posters and lobby cards with Rex Harrison radio interview ; "The fairest fair lady" making-of featurette ; L.A. premiere footage) ; The awards (Rex Harrison's Golden Globe acceptance speech ; 37th Academy Awards footage) ; The comments (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)
  • Warner Home Video: 28885
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
53816214
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition, widescreen
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 details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Based on the play "Pygmalion" by Bernard Shaw ; based on the musical play as produced on the stage by Herman Levin
  • Videodisc release of the 1964 motion picture
  • 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 (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" ; "Show me" galleries of black-and-white production stills ; Posters and lobby cards with Rex Harrison radio interview ; "The fairest fair lady" making-of featurette ; L.A. premiere footage) ; The awards (Rex Harrison's Golden Globe acceptance speech ; 37th Academy Awards footage) ; The comments (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)
  • Warner Home Video: 28885
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
53816214
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special edition, widescreen
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 details
DVD format
Video recording format
DVD

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