- Original title
- Running time
- 155 min.
- United States
Jule Styne, Bob Merrill (Songs: Jule Styne, Bob Merrill)
Columbia Pictures / Rastar Productions
Musical. Drama. Romance | Biography. Stage Play
- Synopsis / Plot
- In FUNNY GIRL, the highly fictionalized musical biopic, Barbara Streisand makes her film debut in a reprisal of her Broadway role as Ziegfeld star Fanny Brice. Brice, a poor Jewish girl from New York's Lower East Side, rose to fame and won audience's hearts everywhere with her comic antics and powerful singing. Unfortunately, she had far less success in her personal life, and the film focuses on her doomed romance with her first husband, gambler Nicky Arnstein.
: Oscar: Best Actress (Ex-aequo: Barbra Streisand). 8 Nominations
: Golden Globes: Best Actress- Musical/Comedy (Streisand). 4 Nominations
: Directors Guild of America (DGA): Nominated for Best Director
: Writers Guild of America (WGA): Best Musical Screenplay
: David di Donatello Awards: Best Foreign Actress (Barbra Streisand)
: BAFTA Awards: Nominated for Best Actress (Streisand), Cinematography & Costume Design
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