My Fair Lady Soundtrack

Hollywood's legendary "woman's director," George Cukor (The Women, The Philadelphia Story), transformed Audrey Hepburn into street-urchin-turned-proper-lady Eliza Doolittle in this film version of the Lerner and Loewe musical. Based on George Bernard Shaw's play Pygmalion, My Fair Lady stars Rex Harrison as linguist Henry Higgins (Harrison also played the role, opposite Julie Andrews, on stage), who draws Eliza into a social experiment that works almost too well. The letterbox edition of this film on video certainly pays tribute to the pageantry of Cukor's set, but it also underscores a certain visual stiffness that can slow viewer enthusiasm just a tad. But it's really star wattage that keeps this film exciting, that and such great songs as "On the Street Where You Live" and "I Could Have Danced All Night." Actor Jeremy Brett, who gained a huge following later in life portraying Sherlock Holmes, is quite electric as Eliza's determined suitor. --Tom Keogh

Stars: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway, Wilfrid Hyde-White
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures
  Won 8 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 13 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
2Why Can't the English?2:33
3Wouldn't It Be Loverly?4:20
4I'm an Ordinary Man4:32
5With a Little Bit of Luck3:53
6Just You Wait2:56
7Rain in Spain2:11
8I Could Have Danced All Night3:56
9Ascot Gavotte3:07
10On the Street Where You Live2:59
12Show Me2:11
13Get Me to the Church on Time5:57
14Hymn to Him3:34
15Without You2:48
16I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face6:00
17End Titles1:41
18Exit Music1:17
19Wouldn't It Be Loverly4:20
20The Rain In Spain2:11
21A Hymn To Him3:34

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