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Arthur(Movie, 1981)

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| 1h 37min | Genres: Comedy, Drama, Romance / Love
ArthurRating: 3.2/5 (with 139139 votes)
Arthur is a 1981 American comedy film written and directed by Steve Gordon. It stars Dudley Moore as Arthur Bach, a drunken New York City billionaire who is on the brink of an arranged marriage to a wealthy heiress, but ends up falling for a common working-class girl from Queens. It was the sole film directed by Gordon, who died in 1982 of a heart attack at age 44. The film earned over $95 million domestically, making it the fourth-highest-grossing film of 1981. Its title song, "Arthur's Theme (Best That You Can Do)", won the Academy Award for Best Original Song. Co-written by Christopher Cross, Burt Bacharach, Carole Bayer Sager and Peter Allen, it was performed by Christopher Cross. Sir John Gielgud also won an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor. It was nominated for two other Academy Awards. ()
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Awards & Nominations for Arthur

Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor Academy Award for Best Actor Academy Award for Best Writing, Original Screenplay

About Arthur

Arthur is a thirty-year-old child who will inherit 750 million dollars if he complies with his family's demands and marries the woman of their choosing.


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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 18 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Danish (DA), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Swedish (SV), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 07/17/1981
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Arthur, el soltero de oro"
"Arthur (1981)"
Budget: 7,000,000 USD
Revenue: 95,461,682 USD (= 1,364%)
Aspect Ratio: widescreen

2 movies in the Arthur Collection

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:7043, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 07/11/2021