The Americanization of Emily is a 1964 American comedy-drama war film written by Paddy Chayefsky and directed by Arthur Hiller, loosely adapted from the novel of the same name by William Bradford Huie who had been a SeaBee officer on D-Day. Set in London in 1944 during World War II, in the weeks leading up to D-Day, the black-and-white film stars James Garner, Julie Andrews and Melvyn Douglas and features James Coburn, Joyce Grenfell and Keenan Wynn. Both Garner and Andrews consider it their personal favorite of their films. LCDR Charlie Madison , USNR, is a cynical and highly efficient...
|Release date:||October 27, 1964|
|Directed by:||Arthur Hiller, Al Shenberg|
|Music by:||Johnny Mandel|
|Cinematography:||Philip H. Lathrop, Christopher Challis|
|Screenplay by:||Paddy Chayefsky|
|Adapted from:||Americanization of Emily|