My Fair Lady Reviews

May 31, 2019
Mr Alan Jay Lerner has done a brilliant screenplay from his own brilliant stage play.
October 22, 2018
One of those rare, rare occasions when everything goes right, when it keeps going right and it moves and takes the spectator along, enchanted and enthralled.
February 24, 2015
For those who've seen the stage show, My Fair Lady give complete satisfaction and those who will see and hear the musical for the first time will be enchanted by it.
February 24, 2015
In this literal, beautiful, bountiful version of the most gilt-edged attraction in theater history, Jack Warner has miraculously managed to turn gold into gold.
February 6, 2013
Despite all reservations expressed, I must make clear that his fantastically successful show has been converted into a generally entertaining film.
January 16, 2013
A marvelous restoration of the 30-year-old musical, precisely the kind of high-class popular entertainment that Hollywood can't seem to make these days.
February 20, 2008
A stunningly effective screen entertainment.
December 13, 2006
Lerner and Loewe's musical masterwork, reimagined for film by director George Cukor.
June 24, 2006
Hepburn is clearly awkward as the Cockney Eliza in the first half, and in general the adaptation is a little too reverential to really come alive.
May 20, 2003
All things considered, it is the brilliance of Miss Hepburn as the Cockney waif who is transformed by Prof. Henry Higgins into an elegant female facade that gives an extra touch of subtle magic and individuality to the film.
January 1, 2000
The best stage musical of all time and one of the most loved romances.
January 1, 2000
Literate, funny, brilliantly cast, with a score of Lerner and Loewe songs that does not include one dud.
January 1, 2000
Few genres of films are as magical as musicals, and few musicals are as intelligent and lively as My Fair Lady.