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The Resource My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor ; restored by Robert A. Harris ; restoration produced by James C. Katz, (videorecording)

My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor ; restored by Robert A. Harris ; restoration produced by James C. Katz, (videorecording)

Label
My fair lady
Title
My fair lady
Statement of responsibility
Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor ; restored by Robert A. Harris ; restoration produced by James C. Katz
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 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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
My fair lady (Motion picture)
Credits note
Cinematographer, Harry Stradling ; art director, Gene Allen ; editor, William Ziegler ; music, Frederick Loewe ; lyrics, Alan Jay Lerner ; choreographer, Hermes Pan ; costume, scenery and production designer, Cecil Beaton ; music supervised and conducted by Andre Previn
Dewey number
791.4372
Intended audience
MPAA rating: G
Language note
English or dubbed French audio ; optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
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
  • 1929-1993
  • 1888-1971
  • 1933-1995
  • 1903-1988
  • 1893-1981
  • 1901-1970
  • 1905-1990
  • 1929-
  • 1904-1980
  • 1856-1950
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Warner, Jack L.
  • Lerner, Alan Jay
  • Cukor, George
  • Loewe, Frederick
  • 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
  • Pan, Hermes
  • Previn, André
  • Beaton, Cecil
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
173
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shaw, Bernard
  • Linguistics teachers
  • Street vendors
  • English language
  • Speech and social status
  • Flower vending
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Social classes
  • Maestros
  • Lingüística
  • Inglés
  • Linguistics teachers
  • English language
  • Flower vending
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
My fair lady, Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor ; restored by Robert A. Harris ; restoration produced by James C. Katz, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • "Based upon the musical play as produced on the stage by Herman Levin. Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner. Music by Frederick Lowe. From a play Bernard [sic] Shaw."--Opening credits
  • Special features: Disc 1: Optional 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)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc one: My fair lady. Disc two: Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 173 min.)
Isbn
9780790785349
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392888528
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28885
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 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 presents ; produced by Jack L. Warner ; screenplay by Alan Jay Lerner ; directed by George Cukor ; restored by Robert A. Harris ; restoration produced by James C. Katz, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1964
  • "Based upon the musical play as produced on the stage by Herman Levin. Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner. Music by Frederick Lowe. From a play Bernard [sic] Shaw."--Opening credits
  • Special features: Disc 1: Optional 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)
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Contents
Disc one: My fair lady. Disc two: Special features
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Two-disc special ed.
Extent
2 videodiscs (ca. 173 min.)
Isbn
9780790785349
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
085392888528
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
28885
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 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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