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Pygmalion

Author: Bernard Shaw; Anthony Asquith; Leslie Howard; Wendy Hiller; Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm)
Publisher: Los Angeles : Embassy Home Entertainment, 1985, ©1938.
Series: Classic collection, VHS 6018.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the transformation of a Cockney flower girl's speech, dress, and manners as the result of a wager between Professor Henry Higgins and Colonel Pickering until she successfully passes as a duchess at an ambassador's reception.
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Genre/Form: Video tapes
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Shaw; Anthony Asquith; Leslie Howard; Wendy Hiller; Embassy Home Entertainment (Firm)
OCLC Number: 12981862
Notes: "Janus collection."
Based on the play by Bernard Shaw.
Originally produced as motion picture in 1938.
Credits: Produced by Gabriel Pascal ; directed by Anthony Asquith and Leslie Howard ; screenplay and dialogue by George Bernard Shaw ; director of photography, Harry Stradling ; editor, David Lean ; music, Arthur Honegger.
Cast: Wendy Hiller, Leslie Howard, Wifrid Lawson, Marie Lohr, Scott Sunderland.
Description: 1 videocassette (96 min.) : sound, black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Classic collection, VHS 6018.
Responsibility: by George Bernard Shaw ; adaption by W.P. Liscomb, Cecil Lewis and Ian Dalrymple.

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Follows the transformation of a Cockney flower girl's speech, dress, and manners as the result of a wager between Professor Henry Higgins and Colonel Pickering until she successfully passes as a duchess at an ambassador's reception.

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