The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel

DVD - 2014 | Widescreen edition
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The adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune.
Publisher: [United States] : 20th Century Fox, c2014
Edition: Widescreen edition
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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MotherOF13
Feb 28, 2019

FUNNY!!!!!!!! Great cast and very well acted . If you want to laugh and share a very well thought out scriot,do so.

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SyrusM
Feb 25, 2019

Don’t miss it. Wes Anderson’s films always takes you to a new world/ environment.
His imagination is amazing.

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schmegu_at_hcplc
Dec 19, 2018

Wes Anderson NEVER fails to put out. This film is as beautiful as his previous ones. Every time I watch it, it's like watching it for the first time, because I find so many new things to look at and enjoy. The acting is superb, the script wonderful and hilarious, the scenery beautiful and flawless. This movie is a great addition to anyone's collection, and definitely a wonderful movie to watch alone, as a family, on a date - you pick it. It's perfect.

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mimimccann
Nov 28, 2018

Grandiose and intimate, Wes Anderson’s characters keep their cool as their lives evolve from environments dripping in opulence to gray-scale communist cell blocks and back. Funny, beautiful, stylish and sentimental, I can watch this film over and over and I always notice new details. An all-time fave. ❤️ Mr Gustave 🗝

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1860Colt
Nov 19, 2018

So weirdly funny. I didn't get a lot of the jokes, but I thoroughly enjoyed it.

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badcatalog
Nov 12, 2018

Watched this star-studded movie filled with interesting and quirky characters for the 3rd time last night. It always delights me and maybe the 4th time I'll get to spend more time looking at the grand hotel interiors in this fabulous movie. Each time I identify another actor playing a character in this sensually delightful film. When politics gets too rough around the edges, this movie is a great distraction.

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spantell
Jul 09, 2018

Beautiful visually and highly stylized but I didn't understand the point to this movie. I guess celebration of a bygone time and anti-war.

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GiovanniS
Jun 01, 2018

Watched this on Netflix before they took it off tomorrow. It's a colourful movie and very visually gratifying, although vulgar at times. Loved the third act of the movie where it had this James Bond feel to it with two goofy characters and the character Zero also made a sort of Napolian Dynamite type of frame. Well acted by other cast.

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ruah777
May 19, 2018

As some one that found this movie charming and very funny I do have to warn that the humor is something that I dont think is for everyone. It seems to be some sort of cheesy take on classy humor, with vulgar and brutal moments to sort of make a really silly movie. It does have lighthearted moments too. But for me its more the cheesiness of it with just shots that ooze a style. I suggest you read up on reviews if you are on the fence and need a push. Because although I loved it, when I saw it in theaters, I was the only one laughing their ass off. So You have been warned.

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arnjns29
Apr 09, 2018

Another enchanting tapestry from the masterful Wes Anderson. He creates a beautiful, rich world based on Pre-World War II central Europe. While Ralph Fiennes is particularly outstanding, this is a wonderful cast from top to bottom, characteristic of any Wes Anderson movie. Possibly his best work, or at least up there with The Royal Tenenbaums, The Life Aquatic, and Moonrise Kingdom.

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Jan 21, 2018

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Dimmu16 Nov 20, 2014

The somewhat long and also colorful history of The Grand Budapest hotel.

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jellobird1
Sep 11, 2014

Coarse Language: there is quite a bit of swearing

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jimg2000
Jul 25, 2014

Moustafa on Gus:
--There are still faint glimmers of civilization left in this barbaric slaughterhouse that was once known as humanity... He was one of them. What more is there to say?
--To be frank, I think his world had vanished long before he ever entered it - but, I will say: he certainly sustained the illusion with a marvelous grace!

Gus: I must say, I find that girl utterly delightful. Flat as a board, enormous birthmark the shape of Mexico over half her face, sweating for hours on end in that sweltering kitchen (in the bakery), while Mendl, ...

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