Not Rated | | Drama, Romance
A group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas.
As of 2016, this is the third of eleven movies to win the Academy Award for Best Picture without receiving a single acting nomination. The other ten, in order, are Wings (1927), All Quiet on the Western Front (1930), An American in Paris (1951), The Greatest Show on Earth (1952), Around the World in 80 Days (1956), Gigi (1958), The Last Emperor (1987), Braveheart (1995), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), and Slumdog Millionaire (2008).
Hello? Hello? Hello, is that the clinic? Uh this is Senf; the head porter, Grand Hotel. How's my wife? Is she in pain? Isn't the child coming soon?... Patience? Would you have patience?
Otto Kringelein: Uh this is Otto Kringelein. I-i-is that you Heinrich? Oh ...
As Grusinskaya is on the phone (while the Baron is watching), she holds the receiver with different hands between shots.
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