The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy based on the writings of Austrian novelist Stefan Zweig.
It chronicles the glory days of a fictional European hotel during the 1930's. Film critic Walter Metz takes a closer look in this edition of SIU Reviews.
The Grand Budapest Hotel is currently showing at a theater near you.
Walter Metz is a Professor of Film Studies in the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.