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: 7/10 from 2993 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 16min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Waverly Films
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
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Two women, one from the United States and one from the United Kingdom, swap homes at Christmastime 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.

The Holiday Trailer

The Holiday Photos

  • Kate Winslet

    as Iris Simpkins
  • Cameron Diaz

    as Amanda Woods
  • Jude Law

    as Graham Simpkins
  • Jack Black

    as Miles Dumont
  • Eli Wallach

    as Arthur Abbott
  • Edward Burns

    as Ethan
  • Rufus Sewell

    as Jasper
  • Miffy Englefield

    as Sophie
  • Emma Pritchard

    as Olivia
  • Sarah Parish

    as Hannah
  • Shannyn Sossamon

    as Maggie
  • Bill Macy

    as Ernie
  • Shelley Berman

    as Norman
  • Kathryn Hahn

    as Bristol
  • John Krasinski

    as Ben
  • Odette Annable

    as Kissing Couple
  • Alex O'Loughlin

    as Kissing Couple
  • Dustin Hoffman

    as Himself
  • Lydia Blanco Garza

    as Marta
  • James Franco

    as Himself
  • Lindsay Lohan

    as Herself
  • Dani Lennon

    as Model
  • Hal Douglas

    as Movie Trailer Narrator (voice)
  • Steven Quale

    as News reporter (uncredited)
Sound Hans Zimmer Original Music Composer
Camera Dean Cundey Director of Photography
Art Jon Hutman Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Marlene Stewart Costume Design
Editing Joe Hutshing Editor
Art Dan Webster Art Direction
Writing Nancy Meyers Screenplay
Directing Nancy Meyers Director
Production Nancy Meyers Producer
Production Bruce A. Block Producer