About

Arthur is the most quotable drunk millionaire that is likely to ever steal your heart. Dudley Moore portrays Arthur, 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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Directed by

Steve Gordon

Written by

Steve Gordon (Screenplay)

Runtime

97 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Not everyone who drinks is a poet, some of us drink because we're not.

Cast

Keywords

new york city waitress theft butler comic drunk

Photos

Lists

#349 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#53 on AFI's 100 years...100 laughs AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Actor in a Supporting Role John Gielgud

Oscar for Best Music, Original Song Burt Bacharach

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Written Directly for the Screen