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Holiday (15-Jun-1938)

Director: George Cukor

Writers: Donald Ogden Stewart; Sidney Buchman

From a play by: Philip Barry

Producer: Everett Riskin

Keywords: Romantic Comedy

Young businessman Johnny Case falls in love with Julia Seton while on holiday in Lake Placid; they return to New York so that he might ask Julia's father for her hand in marriage. There he meets the rest of her family, who are not at all what he expected. Outstanding Grant and Hepburn pairing. Received an Oscar nomination for Best Art Direction.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Lew Ayres
28-Dec-1908 30-Dec-1996 All Quiet on the Western Front
Binnie Barnes
25-May-1903 27-Jul-1998 The Private Life of Henry VIII
Henry Daniell
5-Mar-1894 31-Oct-1963 British-American character actor
Cary Grant
18-Jan-1904 29-Nov-1986 North by Northwest
Katharine Hepburn
12-May-1907 29-Jun-2003 The Philadelphia Story
Edward Everett Horton
18-Mar-1886 29-Sep-1970 Prolific 1930s comedic actor
Henry Kolker
13-Nov-1870 15-Jul-1947 Romeo and Juliet


Katharine Hepburn   ...   Linda Seton
Cary Grant   ...   John Case
Doris Nolan   ...   Julia Seton
Lew Ayres   ...   Ned Seton
Edward Everett Horton   ...   Nick Potter
Henry Kolker   ...   Edward Seton
Binnie Barnes   ...   Laura Cram ("The Witch")
Jean Dixon   ...   Susan Potter
Henry Daniell   ...   Seton Cram ("Dopey")


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