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Title of the Film PYGMALION
English Titles  
Year of Release 1938
Country of Origin UK
Language(s) English
Run Time (in minutes) 96
Length (in meters) 2625
Colour b/w
Genre Comedy, drama, romance
Based on/Source Eponymous play by George Bernard Shaw
Production Companies Gabriel Pascal Productions
Producer(s) Gabriel Pascal
Director Anthony Asquith, Leslie Howard
Cast Leslie Howard, Wendy Hiller, Wilfrid Lawson, Marie Lohr
Literature Pariser Tageszeitung, 29 August 1938
Monthly Film Bulletin, August 1938
Times, 6 October 1938
Jewish Chronicle, 7 October 1938
Film Weekly, 8 October 1938
Punch, 19 October 1938
London Mercury, November 1938
New York Times, 8 December 1938
Picturegoer Weekly, 31 December 1938
Pariser Tageszeitung, 16 March 1939
Zeitspiegel, 12 June 1943
Jewish Chronicle, 21 April 1944
Picturegoer, 27 March 1948
Essener Tageblatt, 19 November 1949
Special notes Script advisor: Carl Mayer
Costumes: Ladislaus Czettel

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