Worthy of an Oscar 19: My Fair Lady
In the best film of 1964 a poor young woman wants to work in an actual flower shop in the early 20th century London so she asks a rude linguistic expert to teach her to speak proper English. In song.
Comments from Previous Manic Expression Site
BigBlackHatMan: Dr. Stangelove lost to this? How sad for society. Good work
HedonisticActor: Maybe this was like with Rocky vs Network: the one with more positive message was chosen by the Academy’s majority.