Pygmalion (1939)

He picked up a girl from the gutter - and changed her into a glamorous society butterfly !

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When linguistics professor Henry Higgins boasts that he can pass off Cockney flower girl Eliza Doolittle as a princess with only six months' training, Colonel George Pickering takes him up on the bet. Eliza moves into Higgins's home and begins her rigorous training after the professor comes to a financial agreement with her dustman father, Alfred. But the plucky young woman is not the only one undergoing a transformation.

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  • Pygmalion Photos

    Directing Anthony Asquith Director
    Directing Leslie Howard Director
    Camera Harry Stradling Sr. Director of Photography
    Editing David Lean Editor
    Art John Bryan Art Direction
    Production Gabriel Pascal Producer
    Sound Arthur Honegger Music
    Writing George Bernard Shaw Theatre Play
    Writing George Bernard Shaw Screenplay
    Writing George Bernard Shaw Dialogue
    Writing W.P. Lipscomb Scenario Writer
    Writing Cecil Lewis Scenario Writer
    Production Phil C. Samuel Production Manager
    Directing Teddy Baird Assistant Director
    Art Baden Siddall Property Buyer
    Art Laurence Irving Set Designer
    Sound Sash Fisher Sound Recordist
    Camera Jack Hildyard Camera Operator
    Costume & Make-Up Ladislaw Czettel Costume Designer
    Costume & Make-Up Madeleine Godar Wardrobe Master
    Writing Carl Mayer Script Consultant
    Directing Hazel Wilkinson Continuity
    Writing Ian Dalrymple Writer