Holiday

"Good"

Holiday Review


Hit-and-miss Hepburn-Grant production, released the same year as Bringing Up Baby but to a considerably less receptive public. That's because many of the jokes in Holiday fall flat, and while Grant has his characteristic grace and charm, the story he's put into with Hepburn (more earnestly grating here than director George Cukor should have allowed) is on the tepid side (involving a love triangle with Grant and two rich sisters). It all comes off as very stagey (it's based on a play) and not very funny at all. Safely skippable unless you're a big fan of the leads.


Holiday

Facts and Figures

Run time: 95 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 15th June 1938

Box Office Worldwide: $168.1M

Budget: $25M

Distributed by: Sony Repertory

Production compaines: Working Title Films, Tiger Aspect Productions

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Fresh: 22

IMDB: 7.9 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer:

Starring: as Mr. Bean, Max Baldry as Stepan, as Sabine, as Carson Clay, as Emil, Steve Pemberton as Vicar, as Maître d'hôtel

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