Roman Holiday

Roman Holiday

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Average of 666 ratings: 3.7 Stars

1953 M Suitable for general audiences.

Audrey Hepburn at her Oscar-winning best in an immortal comedy-romance!

Roman Holiday was nominated for ten Academy Awards., and Audrey Hepburn captured an Oscar. for her portrayal of a modern-day princess, rebelling against the royal obligations, who explores Rome on her own.

She meets Gregory Peck, an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her true identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love. Eddie Albert contributes to the fun as Peck's carefree cameraman pal. Stylishly directed by William Wyler, this romantic comedy ranks as one of the most enjoyable films of all times.

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118 minutes

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1.33:1 Full Frame
English, Arabic, Bulgarian, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hungarian,Icelandic, Italian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Serbian, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish
English Dolby Digital 5.1, French Dolby Digital 5.1, German Dolby Digital 5.1, Italian Dolby Digital 5.1, Spanish Dolby Digital 5.1,

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5 by maxqnz

Bellissima! Audrey Hepburn was simply incomparable. Her sublime ethereal beauty is enchanting, and it seemed to illuminate Roman Holiday even more than Breakfast at Tiffany's. Apart from Hepburn's magical... Read more

4 by neo

Classic old black and white movie, the way I remember movies being. Wish they played more of these on tv as they used to.

4 by Ruth 75

I saw this movie in 1954 and loved it then. This time, I still enjoyed it, but over the years have become a bit more cynical. Loved the romantic story, and the actors, two of my all time favourites... Read more

3 by nzwestie45

Audrey Hepburn is beautiful. Watched it knowing it was one of the old classics and while it was a bit slow it was also good to see one of the old school movies. A must for everyone to see, if only to see how it was done in the old days.

4 by EarthwatcherNZ

We weren't at all sure about this one, but it turned out to be a very enjoyable film. Loved seeing 1950s Rome, even if it was black and white. Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck are fabulous.

5 by GB09

Audrey Hepburn was angelic and lovely as the modern princess of her time and is partnered by the excellent acting of Gregory Peck as the newspaperman.

5 by veletia

I thoroughly enjoyed this movie. It was great to see Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck again after all these years. You kinda miss the old type movies like this

4 by Simone8

Nice, feel-good Sunday afternoon type movie. Hadn't previously watched any of the old classic black and whites so was pleasantly surprised to get a few laughs and the already mentioned, feel-good factor out of this.

5 by madnatty

This movie was brilliant and I really enjoyed it. An absolute must if you're an Audrey Hepburn fan. Shot in black in white, this added to the movie rather than detracted from it. Highly recommended.

2 by kumikumi

Apart from Audrey Hepburn being very beautiful there wasnt alot to watch in this movie.