The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy film directed by Wes Anderson. The screenplay by Anderson is from a story by Anderson and Hugo Guinness, inspired by the writings of Stefan Zweig. It stars Ralph Fiennes as a concierge who teams up with one of his employees (Tony Revolori) to prove his innocence after he is framed for murder.
The film is an American-German-British co-production that was financed by German financial companies and film-funding organisations. It was filmed in Germany. The Grand Budapest Hotel was released to general acclaim from film critics, and many included it in year-end top 10 lists. The film led the BAFTA nominations, with 11 nominations, more than any other film, including Best Film and Best Director for Anderson, and Best Actor for Fiennes. The film won the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy and garnered three more Golden Globe Award nominations, includingBest Director for Anderson. It also garnered nine Academy Award nominations, the joint most for the ceremony, including Best Picture and Best Director. It won the Academy Awards for Best Production Design, Best Original Score, Best Costume Design andBest Makeup and Hairstyling.
- Ralph Fiennes as Monsieur Gustave H.
- Tony Revolori as Young Zero Moustafa
- Adrien Brody as Dmitri Desgoffe und Taxis
- Willem Dafoe as J. G. Jopling
- Jeff Goldblum as Deputy Vilmos Kovacs
- Saoirse Ronan as Agatha
- Edward Norton as Inspector Henckels
- F. Murray Abraham as Old Zero Moustafa
- Mathieu Amalric as Serge X.
- Jude Law as The Author as a Young Man
- Harvey Keitel as Ludwig
- Bill Murray as Monsieur Ivan
- Léa Seydoux as Clotilde
- Jason Schwartzman as Monsieur Jean
- Tilda Swinton as Madame Céline Villeneuve Desgoffe und Taxis (Madame D.)
- Tom Wilkinson as The Author as an Old Man
- Owen Wilson as Monsieur Chuck
- Bob Balaban as M. Martin
- Giselda Volodi (it) as Serge's sister
- Waris Ahluwalia as M. Dino
- Neal Huff as Lieutenant
- Lisa Kreuzer as Grande Dame
- Karl Markovics as Wolf
- Daniel Steiner as Anatole
- Wallace Wolodarsky as M. Georges (as Wally Wolodarsky)
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