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Born Yesterday (Blu-ray) Born Yesterday (Blu-ray)

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Classic comedy directed by George Cukor

Classic comedy directed by George Cukor

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From one of the truly legendary directors of the Hollywood s golden era, George Cukor (My Fair Lady, The Philadelphia Story), comes the beloved comedy-classic Born Yesterday.

Millionaire gangster Harry Brock (Broderick Crawford) hires Paul Verrell (William Holden) to educate his ex-showgirl girlfriend Billie Dawn (Judy Holliday) in the ways of polite society.

As Harry tries to impress certain high-powered men in Washington DC with a view to gaining their trust, Billie unintentionally falls for Paul, and begins to wise up to her boyfriend's dubious business practices.

From one of the truly legendary directors of the Hollywood s golden era, George Cukor (My Fair Lady, The Philadelphia Story), comes the beloved comedy-classic Born Yesterday.

Millionaire gangster Harry Brock (Broderick Crawford) hires Paul Verrell (William Holden) to educate his ex-showgirl girlfriend Billie Dawn (Judy Holliday) in the ways of polite society.

As Harry tries to impress certain high-powered men in Washington DC with a view to gaining their trust, Billie unintentionally falls for Paul, and begins to wise up to her boyfriend's dubious business practices.

Extras

  • High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) presentation transferred from original film elements
  • Uncompressed Mono 1.0 PCM audio soundtrack
  • Optional English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Yesterday Today, a newly-filmed video appreciation by film critic Geoff Andrew
  • Remembering Judy Holliday, the academic Richard Dyer celebrates the Oscar-winning actress
  • Da na na... BUH-BOOM!, a new video essay on the film by critic David Cairns
  • Image gallery
  • Original trailer
  • Reversible sleeve featuring original and newly commissioned artwork by Ignatius Fitzpatrick
  • FIRST PRESSING ONLY: Illustrated collector's booklet featuring new writing on the film by author Pamela Hutchinson

Additional Info

Additional Info

SKU 5027035020174
Catalogue Number FCD1848
Product contents 1 disc
Year 1950
Director George Cukor
Format Blu-Ray
Publisher(s) Arrow Academy
Countries USA
Colour Black & White
Sound Uncompressed Mono 1.0 PCM
Subtitles English Hard of Hearing
Language(s) English
Running time 116 min
Blu-ray region A, B, C
Certificate PG

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