George Cukor

    Biography

    George Dewey Cukor was an American film director. He mainly concentrated on comedies and literary adaptations. His career flourished at RKO when David O. Selznick, the studio’s Head of Production, assigned Cukor to direct several of RKO’s major films, including What Price Hollywood? (1932), A Bill of Divorcement (1932), Our Betters (1933), and Little Women (1933). When Selznick moved to MGM in 1933, Cukor followed and directed Dinner at Eight (1933) and David Copperfield (1935) for Selznick and Romeo and Juliet (1936) and Camille (1936) for Irving Thalberg.

    He was replaced as the director of Gone with the Wind (1939), but he went on to direct The Philadelphia Story (1940), Gaslight (1944), Adam’s Rib (1949), Born Yesterday (1950), A Star Is Born (1954), Bhowani Junction (1956), and won the Academy Award for Best Director for My Fair Lady (1964). He continued to work into the 1980s.
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    Filmography

    Movie NameRelease Date
    The Women July 15, 2024
    Dinner at Eight July 15, 2024
    Song Without End July 15, 2024
    Les Girls July 15, 2024
    The Philadelphia Story July 15, 2024
    Little Women July 15, 2024
    David Copperfield July 15, 2024
    A Star Is Born July 15, 2024
    Gone with the Wind July 15, 2024
    My Fair Lady July 15, 2024
    The Wizard of Oz July 15, 2024