Free-thinking Johnny Case finds himself betrothed to a millionaire';;s daughter. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée';;s eccentric sister, black-sheep Linda and long suffering brother, drunken Ned. With the help of his friends Nick and Susan Potter, he makes up his mind as to which is the better course, and the better mate.
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Film and Felt
April 21, 2010 Cukor's direction here can best be described as savvy: Holiday develops in a witty, funny way, and its themes unfold as the movie progresses.Read in Source
Ozus' World Movie Reviews
August 05, 2005 This is one of Grant's best performances and one of the best film's Cukor directed.Read in Source
April 04, 2011 Starring Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant in top form, George Cukor's serio comedy is the second and best version of the play.Read in Source
August 16, 2011 Character dramas are often at their best when exploring inside worlds and not running free outside.Read in Source
Big Picture Big Sound
July 14, 2007 A romantic comedy with a serious undertone that could be called ahead-of-its-time.Read in Source
January 01, 2000 There are a thousand nonconformist comedies, but only one Holiday.Read in Source
February 28, 2012 Before they made The Philadelphia Story, George Cukor, Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn teamed up for this decidedly less flattering look at the life of the upper class.Read in Source
January 01, 2007 This is my favorite George Cukor movie, and a perennial New Year's Eve classic.Read in Source
Common Sense Media
December 24, 2010 Old fashioned Grant/Hepburn classic.
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