Pygmalion

Pygmalion (1939)

Genres - Comedy, Drama, Romance  |   Sub-Genres - Romantic Comedy  |   Release Date - Mar 3, 1939  |   Run Time - 96 min.  |   Countries - United States of America  |   MPAA Rating - NR
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Pygmalion is a 1938 British film based on the George Bernard Shaw play of the same title, and adapted by him for the screen. It stars Leslie Howard and Wendy Hiller. The film was a financial and critical success, and won an Oscar for Best Screenplay and three more nominations. The screenplay was later adapted into the 1956 theatrical musical My Fair Lady, which in turn led to the 1964 film of the same name.

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Budget

$350,000

Tags

Bath, Best Screenplay, Bet, British, Etiquette, Flower Vendor, Guttersnipe, High Society, Mother Son Relationship, My Fair Lady, Myths/Legends/Magic, Oscar, Phonetics, Professor, Tea, Teacher, Teacher Student Relationship, Transformation

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Based On: Pygmalion
Filming Location: Pinewood Studios
Narrative Location: London

Alternate Titles

Bernard Shaw's Pygmalion
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Pigmaleão
PT
Pigmalião
BR
Pigmalión
AR, MX
Pigmalion
PL, RO
Pigmalione
IT
Pygmalion
AU, BE, CA, DK, FI, FR, GR, HU, SE, GB, US
Pygmalión
ES
Πυγμαλίων
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Пигмалион
BG, RU
ピグマリオン
JP