Holiday Movie Information

Movie Information

Overall Rank: 1607

Average Rating: 3/4

# of Ratings: 37

Theatrical Release Date: 06/15/1938

Language: English

Genre: Comedy, Drama

MPAA Rating: NR

Director: George Cukor

Actors: Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, Doris Nolan, Lew Ayres, Edward Everett Horton, Henry Kolker

Plot: A young, free-spirited man finds himself about to married to a wealthy heiress. But while the majority of the family wants him to settle down and help run the business, he would rather spend his early years on holiday. With the help of the black sheep sister-in-law and perpetual drunk Ned, along with his friends, he'll decide the best course of action. -- Chris Kavan

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"Holiday" by Yojimbo

Yojimbo - wrote on 01/07/2012

Cary Grant plays an up and coming self-made man who falls in love with a girl who unbeknownst to him, is a debutante and member of one of the wealthiest families in the country. Combining romance, sparkling dialogue and social commentary, it comes as no surprise that Holiday was created by much of the same team who brought us Philadelphia Story two years later. With the same director, writer and the star power of Hepburn and Grant, there's much common ground between the two films but although it's not quite in the same league as the later film there's still much to admire about it. Hepburn has never been more vivacious as the rebellious would-be sister in law of a charming and carefree Grant who finds in her a kindred spirit which causes complications in this stuffy social environment. …

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