In Nancy Meyers' The Holiday, a romantic comedy from the director of Something's Gotta Give and What Women Want, two women trade homes only to find that a change of address can change their lives. Iris (Winslet) is in love with a man who is about to marry another woman. Across the globe, Amanda (Diaz), realizes the man she lives with has been unfaithful. Two women who have never met and live 6000 miles apart, find themselves in the exact same place. They meet online at a home exchange website and impulsively switch homes for the holiday. Iris moves into Amanda's L.A. house in sunny California as Amanda arrives in the snow covered English countryside. Shortly after arriving at their destinations, both women find the last thing either wants or expects: a new romance. Amanda is charmed by Iris' handsome brother Graham (Law) and Iris, with inspiration provided by legendary screenwriter Arthur (Wallach), mends her heart when she meets film composer Miles (Black).

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The Holiday (2006)

PG-13

Romance/Comedy · 2h 16m · 11/29/2006

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

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In Nancy Meyers' The Holiday, a romantic comedy from the director of Something's Gotta Give and What Women Want, two women trade homes only to find that a change of address can change their lives. Iris (Winslet) is in love with a man who is about to marry another woman. Across the globe, Amanda (Diaz), realizes the man she lives with has been unfaithful. Two women who have never met and live 6000 miles apart, find themselves in the exact same place. They meet online at a home exchange website and impulsively switch homes for the holiday. Iris moves into Amanda's L.A. house in sunny California as Amanda arrives in the snow covered English countryside. Shortly after arriving at their destinations, both women find the last thing either wants or expects: a new romance. Amanda is charmed by Iris' handsome brother Graham (Law) and Iris, with inspiration provided by legendary screenwriter Arthur (Wallach), mends her heart when she meets film composer Miles (Black).

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Status

Released

Language

English

Country

United States

Production Companies

Columbia Pictures, Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Waverly Films

Budget

$85,000,000

Revenue

$194,168,700
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Cast
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Cameron Diaz

Amanda
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Kate Winslet

Iris
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Jude Law

Graham
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Jack Black

Miles
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Eli Wallach

Arthur
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Edward Burns

Ethan
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Rufus Sewell

Jasper
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Miffy Englefield

Sophie
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Emma Pritchard

Olivia
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Sarah Parish

Hannah
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Shannyn Sossamon

Maggie
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Bill Macy

Ernie
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Shelley Berman

Norman
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Kathryn Hahn

Bristol
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John Krasinski

Ben
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Alex O'Loughlin

Kissing Couple
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Odette Annable

Kissing Couple (as Odette Yustman)
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Bundle Williams

Girl in Pub
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Suzanne Dizon

Newspaper Party Guest
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Terry Diab

Night Editor
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Kenneth Danziger

Editor
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Hope Riley

Sarah Smith-Alcott
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Gilbert Esquivel

Gardener
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Steven Bruns

Couple on Plane
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Nikki Novak

Couple on Plane
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Judith Drake

Woman on Plane
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Pamela Dunlap

Woman on Plane
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Hal Douglas

Movie Trailer Narrator (voice)
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Jay Simpson

Limo Driver
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Siobhan Pestano

Couple with Dog
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Charles Dinsdale

Couple with Dog
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Sarah Flind

Market Clerk
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Darline Harris

Arthur's Nurse (as Darline Ann Harris)
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Marcell Brown

Airport Security
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Marina Morgan

Graham's Friend
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Lynden Edwards

Graham's Friend
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Lydia Blanco Garza

Marta (as Lydia Blanco)
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Jon Prescott

Maggie's Boyfriend
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Patrick Cavanaugh

Young Man at WGA
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Justin Collins

Young Man at WGA
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Lasco Atkins

Embankment Pedestrian (uncredited)
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Patrizia Barretto

Traveler (uncredited)
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Drew Bayers

Man in Airport (uncredited)
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MarLee Candell

Writers' Guild Member (uncredited)
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Brad Carr

Jakob Ethridge - Airport Passenger (uncredited)
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Freddie De Grate

Coach Passenger (uncredited)
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Nicholas Downs

Peter (uncredited)
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Laine Edwards

Girl on Street (uncredited)
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Amber Elizabeth

Shop Customer (uncredited)
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James Franco

James Franco (uncredited)
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Andy Gates

Man on Tube (uncredited)
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Elizabeth Hara

Girl in the Restaurant (uncredited)
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Jake Head

Mixer (uncredited)
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Halbert Hernandez

Man in resturant (uncredited)
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Dustin Hoffman

Dustin Hoffman (uncredited)
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Steve Humphreys

Jeffrey (uncredited)
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Dano iFergus

Christmas Newspaper Party Guest (uncredited)
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Charles Kellam

Man in Airport (uncredited)
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Samantha Kelly

Mrs. Ames - Schultz's Friend (uncredited)
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Dani Lennon

Model (uncredited)
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Lucy Lewendon

Passerby (uncredited)
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Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan (uncredited)
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Jamie McCall

Party Guest (uncredited)
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Mark A. Nash

Newsroom (uncredited)
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Ian Novotny

WGA Man (uncredited)
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Kevin Prior

Party Guest (uncredited)
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Vanessa Ross

Lindsay Lohan's Friend (uncredited)
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Scott Slifer

Passenger (uncredited)
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Arne Starr

Man in Airport (uncredited)
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Brian Teles

Pub Customer (uncredited)
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David Venafro

Usher (uncredited)
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Leanne Wilson

Girl in Bar (uncredited)
Crew
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Nancy Meyers

Director
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Nancy Meyers

Writer
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Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

The Holiday

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/13/2007

$4.53 -$2.46 (35%)

Disc Title Front Cover

The Holiday

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

3/13/2007

Disc Title Front Cover

The Holiday

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

3/13/2007

$6.11

Disc Title Front Cover

The Holiday

(DVD)

Disc Title Front Cover

The Holiday

(DVD)

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