R | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Circa 1969, several strangers, most with a secret to bury, meet by chance at Lake Tahoe's El Royale, a rundown hotel with a dark past. Over the course of one night, everyone will show their true colors - before everything goes to hell.
In the movie its called El Royale Hotel. In actuality it's both a "motel" and a hotel. Hotel rooms are accessible through an internal hallway. Motel rooms are accessible from the outside.
So, Miles, what is this? Some sort of pervert hotel?
Father Daniel Flynn: The kid can't answer you, you tied his mouth shut.
Dock says the robbery took place near Stockton. There are no mountains that near the city. Also, snow is so extremely rare in central California.
There are almost no opening credits. Only the film's title is shown after the first scene.
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