The Holiday

The Holiday (2006)

It's Christmas Eve and we are going to go celebrate being young and being alive.

  • Genre: Comedy, Romance
  • Release Date: 2006-12-08
  • User Rating: 7.0/10 from 4416 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 16min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Waverly Films
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Nancy Meyers
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Two women, one from the United States and one from the United Kingdom, swap homes at Christmas time after bad breakups with their boyfriends. Each woman finds romance with a local man but realizes that the imminent return home may end the relationship.

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  • Lydia Blanco Garza

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Sound Hans Zimmer Original Music Composer
Camera Dean Cundey Director of Photography
Art Cindy Carr Set Decoration
Art Jon Hutman Production Design
Production Janet Hirshenson Casting
Production Jane Jenkins Casting
Costume & Make-Up Marlene Stewart Costume Design
Editing Joe Hutshing Editor
Production Helen Pollak Production Manager
Costume & Make-Up Karen Blynder Key Makeup Artist
Art Dan Webster Art Direction
Directing Nancy Meyers Director
Production Nancy Meyers Producer
Writing Nancy Meyers Writer
Production Bruce A. Block Producer
Art David Smith Set Decoration
Art Cynthia McCormac Set Decoration
Production Nicolas Stern Production Supervisor
Production Suzanne Farwell Executive Producer
Costume & Make-Up Lisa Lovaas Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Brad Wilder Makeup Department Head
Directing Darren J. Perry Third Assistant Director
Production Jennifer Eatz Associate Producer