The Grand Budapest Hotel
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: June 17, 2014
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Critic Score: 92% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: Typically stylish but deceptively thoughtful, The Grand Budapest Hotel finds Wes Anderson once again using ornate visual environments to explore deeply emotional ideas.

Kate Erbland

"The Grand Budapest Hotel" is not his grandest work yet, but it is one worth an extended stay.

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Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic

Anderson's films are too precious for some, but for those of us willing to lose ourselves in them, they're a delight. "The Grand Budapest Hotel" is no different, except that he has added a hint of gravitas to the mix, improving the recipe.

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Tony Macklin

Even a squirrelly director finds a nut once in a while.

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Gary Thompson
Philadelphia Inquirer

I like Anderson when he's making movies about childhood -- "Rushmore," or "Fantastic Mr. Fox" -- but when he ventures into the realm of adulthood, he seems out of his jurisdiction.

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Rene Rodriguez
Miami Herald

The movie is a flume ride through the imagination of one of the most creative minds making movies today, and the pleasure curls your toes. Also, be ready to crave some macaroons.

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Chris Barsanti

Ralph Fiennes holds civilization together with little more than his impeccable manners and mustache in Wes Anderson's absurdist dollhouse of a tragicomedy.

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Richard Corliss
TIME Magazine

Grand isn't good enough a word for this Budapest Hotel. Great is more like it.

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Tom Long
Detroit News

"Budapest" is pretty much an old-fashioned screwball comedy garishly dressed. It's goofy, eccentric and often downright silly. There are many scenes that would have worked in a "Three Stooges" movie.

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Kimberly Gadette

Many Wes Anderson films have been intricately laced together, the ingredients blending just so. But nothing matches this perfectly layered concoction, wrapped up in an impeccable confectioner's bow.

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Flixster Audience Score: 86% Flixster User Reviews
Daniel Perry
Look at this cast!
Phil Hubbs
A quirky little tale that was inspired by the writings of Austrian novelist Stefan Zweig. I have never heard of this guy and I don't know of his work (as… More
Mark Walker
Those familiar with Wes Anderson will now know that his style needs no introduction. So much has been written or said about his idiosyncrasy that there are few… More
Michael S
Every so often we are treated to a brand new film from Director Wes Anderson. He's that rare gem of a filmmaker whose grasp on a singular vision seems not… More
Eugene Bernabe
A quick-wit-comedic and vibrant presentation that can only be developed by Wes Anderson. The Grand Budapest Hotel is an overall marvelous film that is… More
Matt Goodman
Definitely in my top ten.