Romantic Favorites Collection

Romantic Favorites Collection

Director: Beeban Kidron, Chris Weitz, Richard Curtis
Cast: Hugh Grant


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Can a beautiful and internationally famous American actress find happiness with a frumpy British bookstore clerk? She can -- at least for a while, it seems -- in Notting Hill. William Thacker (played by Hugh Grant) is a bookseller at a shop in the Notting Hill district in West London, who shares a house with an eccentric Welsh friend, Spike (Rhys Ifans). One day, William is minding the store when in strolls Anna Scott (Julia Roberts), a lovely and well-known actress from the United States who is in London working on a film. She buys a book from William, and she is polite and charming in the way a famous actress would be with a star-struck sales clerk. Their relationship would logically end there, if William didn't run out a few minutes later to buy some juice. While dashing back to the shop, he bumps into Anna on the street, spilling juice all over her blouse. Since he lives nearby, William politely offers to let her stop by his house to clean up; since William seems harmless enough, Anna agrees. When Anna has to stop back to pick up a bag she left at William's house, they kiss -- just in time for Spike to show up. A romance slowly blooms as his friends and family (not to mention the world at large) wonder out loud what he's doing dating a movie star. Notting Hill reunites Hugh Grant with producer Duncan Kenworthy and screenwriter Richard Curtis, who previously worked together on the international hit Four Weddings And A Funeral.

Product Details

Release Date: 01/09/2007
UPC: 0025193295323
Original Release: 0000
Source: Universal Studios
Region Code: 1
Time: 7:41:00

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Hugh Grant Actor,Daniel Cleaver,Will Freeman,William Thacker,The Prime Minister
Alan Rickman Harry
Julia Roberts Anna Scott,Actress
Renée Zellweger Bridget Jones,Actress
Bill Nighy Billy Mack
Colin Firth Jamie,Mark Darcy
Hugh Bonneville Bernie
Nicholas Hoult Marcus
Toni Collette Actress,Fiona
Emma Chambers Honey
Emma Thompson Karen
Jim Broadbent Bridget's Dad
Rachel Weisz Actress,Rachel
Gemma Jones Bridget's Mum
James Dreyfus Martin
Gina McKee Bella
Isabel Brooke Angie
Laura Linney Sarah
Liam Neeson Daniel
Martine McCutcheon Natalie
Keira Knightley Juliet
Rowan Atkinson Rufus

Technical Credits
Beeban Kidron Director
Chris Weitz Director
Richard Curtis Director
Roger Michell Director
Paul Weitz Director

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Romantic Favorites Collection 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
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For anyone who enjoys Hugh Grant this is a wonderful DVD collection to purchase!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Four romantic comedies to escape with.