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Paris Holiday
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Director:
Writers:
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Release Date:
9 May 1958 (USA) See more »
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Tagline:
The Comedy Team Of The Century See more »
Plot:
Comedian Bob Hunter is aided by his French counterpart Fernydel and two beautiful blondes when he is targeted for death by a powerful European counterfeiting ring. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Three Beauties, Two Comics, & a Mystery See more (9 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Bob Hope ... Robert Leslie Hunter

Fernandel ... Fernydel

Anita Ekberg ... Zara

Martha Hyer ... Ann McCall

Preston Sturges ... Serge Vitry

André Morell ... American Ambassador
Alan Gifford ... American Consul
Maurice Teynac ... Doctor Bernais
Yves Brainville ... Inspector Dupont
Jean Murat ... Judge
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jean Daurand ... (uncredited)
Gil Delamare ... (uncredited)
Marcel Pérès ... Institute guard (uncredited)
Roger Tréville ... Patient (uncredited)
Irène Tunc ... Shipboard Lovely (uncredited)
Hans Verner ... Gangster (uncredited)
Paul Violette ... Institute guard (uncredited)
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Directed by
Gerd Oswald 
 
Writing credits
Bob Hope (story) (as Robert Hope)

Edmund Beloin (writer) and
Dean Riesner (writer)

Produced by
C.R. Foster-Kemp .... associate producer
Bob Hope .... producer
 
Original Music by
Joseph J. Lilley 
 
Cinematography by
Roger Hubert 
 
Film Editing by
Ellsworth Hoagland 
 
Production Design by
Georges Wakhévitch 
 
Costume Design by
Pierre Balmain 
 
Makeup Department
Hagop Arakelian .... makeup artist
Alex Archambault .... hair stylist
Boris Karabanoff .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Fred Surin .... production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Paul Feyder .... assistant director
 
Art Department
René Calviera .... associate art director
René Petit .... associate art director
Jean Taillandier .... associate art director
 
Sound Department
Robert Biard .... sound mixer
Francis J. Scheid .... sound mixer (as Francis Scheid)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Adolphe Charlet .... camera operator
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Gladys de Segonzac .... costume supervisor
 
Other crew
John Crewdson .... aerial facilities (as Captain John Crewdson)
Gil Delamare .... assistant: John Crewdson
 
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Runtime:
103 min
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Color:
Color (Technicolor)
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Mono (Western Electric Recording)
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Trivia:
Another Cahn/Van Heusen number, "Nothing in Common", performed by Bob Hope and Martha Hyer, was cut from the final print, although Hope's intro line, "Great night for singing, hmm?" remains.See more »
Quotes:
Robert Leslie Hunter:[to Zara as she lights his cigarette] If we get any closer, we won't need a lighter.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Shadows (1959)See more »
Soundtrack:
PARIS HOLIDAYSee more »

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3 out of 5 people found the following review useful.
Three Beauties, Two Comics, & a Mystery, 10 November 1999
Author: Chazzzzz (grok-huy@prodigy.net) from Jacksonville, Florida

The Mystery is why is this film not as good as it should have been. I've given it a 7, but it had the potential to be even better. Our two comics are good when they are together, but the courtroom scene is dragged out, and several scenes are very dark. However, the beauty of this film is in the viewing of Martha Hyer, Anita Ekberg, and Irene Tunc! All three are drop-dead gorgeous, and really contribute to the movie! Irene should have been given a bigger part! See it in wide-screen if possible.

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