About

Linus and David Larrabee are the two sons of a very wealthy family. Linus is all work -- busily running the family corporate empire, he has no time for a wife and family. David is all play -- technically he is employed by the family business, but never shows up for work, spends all his time entertaining, and has been married and divorced three times. Meanwhile, Sabrina Fairchild is the young, shy,...

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Directed by

Billy Wilder

Written by

Billy Wilder (Screenplay)
Ernest Lehman (Screenplay)
Samuel A. Taylor (Screenplay)

Runtime

113 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

...the chauffeur's daughter who learned her stuff in Paris

Cast

Keywords

sibling relationship love teenage crush manhattan, new york city millionaire impossible love family disapproval high society chauffeur playboy champagne

Photos

Lists

#54 on AFI's 100 years...100 passions AFI

Awards

Oscar for Best Costume Design, Black-and-White Edith Head

Oscar nomination for Best Actress in a Leading Role

Oscar nomination for Best Director Billy Wilder

Oscar nomination for Best Writing, Screenplay Billy Wilder Ernest Lehman Samuel A. Taylor