• Last Holiday (2006)

Last Holiday

Release Date: January 13th, 2006

DVD Release Date: May 2nd, 2006

PG-13 |1 hr 52 min

Plot Summary

The discovery that she has a terminal illness prompts introverted saleswoman Georgia Byrd (Queen Latifah) to reflect on what she realizes has been an overly cautious life. So Georgia withdraws her life savings and jets off to Europe where she lives like a millionaire. Upbeat and passionate, Georgia charms everybody she meets, including renowned Chef Didier (Gérard Depardieu). The only one missing from her new life is her longtime crush Sean Matthews (LL Cool J).

Cast: Queen Latifah, Gérard Depardieu, LL Cool J, Timothy Hutton, Giancarlo Esposito, Alicia Witt, Jane Adams, Susan Kellermann

Director: Wayne Wang

Genres: Comedy

Production Co: Paramount Pictures

Distributors: Paramount Pictures

Keywords: Friend, Amusing, Doctor, Hotel, Inspiring, Love interest, Friendship, Transformation, Love, 2000s, Heartwarming

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    A movie that takes advantage of the great good nature and warmth of Queen Latifah, and uses it to transform a creaky old formula into a comedy that is just plain lovable. show more

  • 50
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    Once again, Queen Latifah survives some remarkably clumsy filmmaking. More than survives; she manages to prevail.

  • 60
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Queen Latifah finally gets a vehicle that gives her formidable talents and expansive spirit plenty of blooming room. show more

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