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Roman holiday [videorecording] / a Paramount Picture ; produced and directed by William Wyler ; screenplay by Ian McLellan Hunter and John Dighton.

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Summary:

A princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library DVD FIC ROM (Text) 33892002126663 Adult DVDs DVD None 03/11/2005 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (118 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Special collector's edition, full screen version.
  • Publisher: Hollywood, Calif. : Paramount, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1953.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Story by Dalton Trumbo ; music, Georges Auric.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gregory Peck, Audrey Hepburn, Eddie Albert, Hartley Power, Harcourt Williams, Margaret Rawlings.
Summary, etc.:
A princess rebels against her royal obligations and explores Rome on her own. She meets an American newspaperman who, seeking an exclusive story, pretends ignorance of her identity. But his plan falters as they fall in love.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby digital.
Language Note:
In English with optional French language track; closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, USA, 1954: Best Actress in a Leading Role (Audrey Hepburn); Best Costume Design, Black-and-White (Edith Head); Best Writing, Motion Picture Story (Dalton Trumbo). Golden Globes, USA, 1954: Best Motion Picture Actress - Drama (Audrey Hepburn). National Board of Review, USA, 1953: Top Ten Films. National Film Preservation Board, USA, 1999: National Film Registry. Writers Guild of America, USA, 1954: Best Written American Comedy (Ian McLellan Hunter, John Dighton).
Subject: Princesses > Fiction.
Journalists > Fiction.
Rome (Italy) > Fiction.
DVD-Video discs.
Genre: Comedy films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.

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