Audrey Hepburn's Oscar®-winning performance in her first starring role. Roman Holiday was nominated for ten Academy Awards®, and Audrey Hepburn captured an Oscar® for her portrayal of a modern-day princess rebelling against her 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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Roman Holiday (1953)

Unrated

Romance/Drama/Comedy · 1h 53m · 8/20/1953

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Romance in romantic Rome!

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Audrey Hepburn's Oscar®-winning performance in her first starring role. Roman Holiday was nominated for ten Academy Awards®, and Audrey Hepburn captured an Oscar® for her portrayal of a modern-day princess rebelling against her 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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Status

Released

Languages

English, German, Italian

Country

United States

Production Company

Paramount Pictures

Budget

$1,500,000

Revenue

$12,000,000
Part Of
Cast
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Gregory Peck

Joe Bradley
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Audrey Hepburn

Princess Ann
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Eddie Albert

Irving Radovich
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Hartley Power

Mr. Hennessy
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Harcourt Williams

Ambassador
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Margaret Rawlings

Countess Vereberg
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Tullio Carminati

General Provno
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Paolo Carlini

Mario Delani
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Claudio Ermelli

Giovanni
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Paola Borboni

Charwoman
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Alfredo Rizzo

Taxicab Driver
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Laura Solari

Hennessy's Secretary
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Gorella Gori

Shoe Seller
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Armando Ambrogi

Man on Phone (uncredited)
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Armando Annuale

Admiral Dancing with Princess (uncredited)
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Maurizio Arena

Young Boy with Car (uncredited)
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Silvio Bagolini

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Ugo Ballerini

Embassy Aide (uncredited)
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Bruno Baschiera

Embassy Aide (uncredited)
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Gildo Bocci

Flower Seller (uncredited)
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Alfred Browne

Correspondent at Poker Game (uncredited)
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Princess Alma Cattaneo

Lady in Waiting (uncredited)
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J. Cortes Cavanillas

Julian Cortes Cavanillas of 'ABC Madrid' (uncredited)
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Franco Corsaro

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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John Cortay

Correspondent at Poker Game (uncredited)
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Vittoria Crispo

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Ferdinando De Aldisio

Ferdinando De Aldisio of 'Agence Press' (uncredited)
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Ugo De Pascale

Embassy Aide (uncredited)
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Jan Dijksgraaf

Speaking Correspondent (uncredited)
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Andrea Esterhazy

Embassy Aide (uncredited)
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Gherda Fehrer

Senhora Joaquin de Capoes (uncredited)
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Jacques Ferrier

Lacques Ferrier of 'Ici Paris' (uncredited)
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Helen Fondra

Countess Von Marstrand (uncredited)
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Giovanni Fostini

Correspondent at Poker Game (uncredited)
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Sytske Galema

Sytske Galema of 'De Limie' (uncredited)
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Paul Gary

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Teresa Gauthier

Ihre Hoheit die Furstin von und zu Luchtenstichenholz (uncredited)
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Sidney Gordon

Correspondent at Poker Game (uncredited)
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Otto Gross

Otto Gross of 'Davar' (uncredited)
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George Higgins

Correspondent at Poker Game (uncredited)
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Heinz Hindrich

Dr. Bonnachoven (uncredited)
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Edward Hitchcock

Head of Foreign Correspondents (uncredited)
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John Horne

Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
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Stephen House

Stephen House of 'The London Exchange Telegraph' (uncredited)
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Adam Jennette

Speaking Correspondent (uncredited)
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G. Kabulska

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Kurt Klinger

Kurt Klinger of 'Deutsch Press Agentur' (uncredited)
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Nicola Konopleff

Ihre Hoheit der Furst von und zu Luchtenstichenholz (uncredited)
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Friedrich Lampe

Friedrich Lampe of 'New York Herald-Tribune' (uncredited)
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Diane Lante

Lady in Waiting (uncredited)
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Princess Lilamani

The Raikuuari of Khanipur (uncredited)
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Luigi Locchi

Count Von Marstrand (uncredited)
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Mario Lucinni

Senhor Joaquin de Capoes (uncredited)
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Luis Marino

Hassan El Din Pasha (uncredited)
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Richard McNamara

Correspondent at Poker Game (uncredited)
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Rabindranath Mitter

H.R.H. The Maharajah (uncredited)
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Luigi Moneta

Old Man Dancing with Princess (uncredited)
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Maurice Montabre

Maurice Montabre of 'Le Figaro' (uncredited)
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Julio Moriones

Julio Moriones of 'La Vanguardia' (uncredited)
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Richard Neuhaus

Embassy Guard (uncredited)
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Desiderio Nobile

Embassy Officer at Press Conference (uncredited)
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Giustino Olivieri

Waiter at Cafe (uncredited)
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Eric Oulton

Sir Hugo Macy de Farmington (uncredited)
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Piero Pastore

Faceless Man on the Barge (uncredited)
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Giacomo Penza

The Papal Nuncio Monsignor Altomonte (uncredited)
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Mimmo Poli

Worker Hugging the Three Out Side Police Station (uncredited)
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Giuliano Raffaelli

Faceless Man on the Barge (uncredited)
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Dominique Rika

Girl at Cafe Waving at Irving (uncredited)
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Carlo Rizzo

Police Official (uncredited)
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Piero Scanziani

Piero Scanziani of 'La Suisse' (uncredited)
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Gianna Segale

Girl at Cafe Waving at Irving (uncredited)
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Octave Senoret

Faceless Man on the Barge (uncredited)
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Sir Hari Singh

Hari Singh (uncredited)
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Alcide Tico

Sculptor (uncredited)
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Amedeo Trilli

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Helen Tubbs

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Marco Tulli

Pallid Young Man Dancing with Princess (uncredited)
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Joop van Hulzen

Undetermined Role (uncredited)
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Patricia Varner

Teacher at Fontana di Trevi (uncredited)
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Dianora Veiga

Girl at Cafe Waving at Irving (uncredited)
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Cesare Viori

Prince Istvan Barossy Nagyavaros (uncredited)
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Tania Weber

Francesca - Irving's Model (uncredited)
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Hank Werbe

Speaking Correspondent (uncredited)
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Catherine Wyler

Schoolgirl (uncredited)
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Judy Wyler

Schoolgirl (uncredited)
Crew
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William Wyler

Director
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Dalton Trumbo

Writer
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Ian McLellan Hunter

Writer
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John Dighton

Writer
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Henri Alekan

Cinematograpy
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Franz Planer

Cinematograpy
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Georges Auric

Music
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Robert Swink

Editor
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William Wyler

Producer
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Edith Head

Art
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Roman Holiday

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11/26/2002

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10/2/2007

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11/11/2008

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11/26/2002

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(DVD)

3/6/2007

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(Blu-ray)

10/5/2021

$14.99 -$3.00 (17%)

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Roman Holiday

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

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$4.99 -$1.00 (17%)

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1/1/2013

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(Blu-ray, Keep Case (HD Slim, Low))

9/15/2020

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(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

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3/21/2006

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Roman Holiday

(DVD)

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