R | | Crime, Drama, Mystery
Early 1970s. Four strangers check in at the El Royale Hotel. The hotel is deserted, staffed by a single desk clerk. Some of the new guests' reasons for being there are less than innocent and some are not who they appear to be.
When given a choice of red or black at the roulette wheel, Dakota Johnson's character, Emily, chooses red. 'Red' was the safe word for Johnson's character Anastasia in the film Fifty Shades of Grey (2015).
Father Daniel Flynn:
Miles, I fell down. I'm old. Shit happens, get the whiskey.
The jukebox was playing late 1960s tunes on 78 RPM records. These would have been 45 RPM singles.
Darlene is shown singing in the background over the first half of the closing credits. Aside from this, there are no mid-credits/post-credits scenes.
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