R | | Adventure, Comedy, Drama
The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous hotel from the fictional Republic of Zubrowka between the first and second World Wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend.
Angela Lansbury was originally cast as Madame D. She had to drop out due to scheduling conflicts with the stage production of "Driving Miss Daisy".
It is an extremely common mistake. People think the writer's imagination is always at work, that he's constantly inventing an endless supply of incidents and episodes; that he simply dreams up his stories out of thin air. In point of fact, the ...
Vilmos Kovacs' Hungarian name is pronounced according to English spelling, but in fact it should be pronounced "Vilmosh Kovaach".
The closing credits are accompanied by balalaika music and contain pictures of balalaikas.
English, French, German
£1,532,239 (UK) (9 March 2014)
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