Find An Event. Search by date:. Select Venue. Available to download. This movie is Latest Trailers 'Radioactive' Trailer. Chloe Coleman tells us about 'My Spy'. Loaded : 0. Halfway through the filming, Peck suggested to Wyler that he elevate her to equal billing—an almost unheard-of gesture in Hollywood.
Wyler had initially considered Elizabeth Taylor and Jean Simmons for this role, but both were unavailable. Wyler was not able to stay and film this himself, but told the assistant director to ask the cameraman and the sound man to continue recording after the assistant director said "cut" so that she would be seen in a relaxed state after having performed a dignified, subdued scene from the film.
Roman Holiday was not Hepburn's first acting job, as she had appeared in Dutch and British films from and on stage, including the title role in the Broadway adaptation of Gigi. But it was her first major film role and her first appearance in an American film. Wyler wanted an "anti-Italian" actress who was different from the curvy Italian maggiorate like Gina Lollobrigida , and said that "She was perfect In short a Martian.
She will be a sensation". It was originally planned to be in color, but filming outside was so expensive that it had to be done in black and white. Due to the film's popularity, both Peck and Hepburn were approached about filming a sequel, but this project never got off the ground.
The website's critical consensus reads: "With Audrey Hepburn luminous in her American debut, Roman Holiday is as funny as it is beautiful, and sets the standard for the modern romantic comedy. The film was remade for television in with Tom Conti and Catherine Oxenberg , who is herself a member of a European royal family. An unofficial Tamil-language adaptation, titled May Madham , was released in What to Watch After 'Hamilton'.
Best movies of the 's. All the movies that I watched. Use the HTML below. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. Won 3 Oscars. Edit Cast Complete credited cast: Gregory Peck Joe Bradley Audrey Hepburn Princess Ann Eddie Albert Irving Radovich Hartley Power Hennessy Harcourt Williams Ambassador Margaret Rawlings Countess Vereberg Tullio Carminati General Provno Paolo Carlini Mario Delani Claudio Ermelli Air Rewards TV.