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Rex Harrison as Professor Higgins Audrey Hepburn as Eliza Doolittle
In the last of three films featuring the popular actor, Rex Harrison plays his most famous role in this delightful musical version of Shaw's play
Pygmalion. With a host of hit songs and no less than eight Academy Awards, it is truly Hollywood at its lavish best.
Henry Higgins , professor of phonetics, boasts to his friend Pickering that he could teach a cockney flower-girl to speak like a duchess. The next morning, to his astonishment, Eliza Doolittle turns up at his house, demanding that he make good his boast.
Higgins rises to the challenge....
Screenplay by ALAN JAY LERNER from his own musical play based on BERNARD SHAW'S play Pygmalion Music by FREDERICK LOEWE Lyrics by ALAN JAY LERNER Produced by JACK L. WARNER Directed by GEORGE CUKOR
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