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Roman Holiday (1987)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  28 December 1987 (USA)
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Remake of the 1953 original. Princess Elysa is touring Rome, and decides to get 'out and about' away from her normal life. She meets with an American reporter and his photographer, who show... See full summary »

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Leonard Lupo
Paul Daneman ...
King
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Patrick Allen ...
General
Francis Matthews ...
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Christopher Muncke ...
Phil
Tessa Hood ...
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Andrew Bicknell ...
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David Rolfe ...
Major Domo
Filipe Ferrer ...
Dr. Bonanova (as Felipe Ferrer)
Peter Peterson ...
Boy Playing Guitar
Michel Rubaix ...
French Reporter (as Michael Roubaix)
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Remake of the 1953 original. Princess Elysa is touring Rome, and decides to get 'out and about' away from her normal life. She meets with an American reporter and his photographer, who show her the sites. The reporter is initially more interested in a story than the Princess, but begins to fall for Her Highness... Written by Colin Tinto <cst@imdb.com>

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11 February 2002 | by (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) – See all my reviews

It's not a scrap on the original. Of course Audrey Hepburn's version is superior - the woman won an Oscar for it. However, this version does stay very true to the heart of the story, and is well done. There really aren't any major changes made, just the story is now in color and updated a little. It's nice to see what they did with it, perhaps a little more true to what would happen today. There's nothing spectacular about this production, but it's worthwhile. Overall, if you can only see one version, see the original.


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