Doctor Dolittle (1967)
Rex Harrison is the 19th-century English doctor who embarks on a quest to learn the languages of animals and along the way meets such strange creatures as the two-headed Pushmi-Pullyu, the Great Pink Sea Snail, and Anthony Newley. Song-filled family gem, based on the stories of Hugh Lofting, also stars Samantha Eggar, Richard Attenborough. Songs include the Oscar-winning "If I Could Talk to the Animals," "My Friend the Doctor." 145 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 4.0, Dolby Digital stereo, French Dolby Digital mono; Subtitles: English, Spanish; theatrical trailer.
Academy Award ®
Winner: Best Song ("Talk To The Animals"), Best Visual Effects
Nominee: Best Picture, Best Cinematography, Best Art Direction--Set Decoration, Best Sound, Best Original Score, Best Score (Adaptation or Treatment), Best Editing