The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting, the battle for an enormous family fortune and the slow and then sudden upheavals that transformed Europe during the first half of the 20th century.
- Genre: Comedy, Drama
- Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures, Scott Rudin Productions, Studio Babelsberg, Indian Paintbrush, TSG Entertainment, American Empirical Pictures
- Keyword: hotel, eastern europe, painting, author, wartime, gunfight, theft, bellboy, mentor protégé relationship, european, hotel lobby, renaissance painting, 1960s, 1930s
- Cast: Ralph Fiennes, Tony Revolori, Adrien Brody, Willem Dafoe, Saoirse Ronan, Jeff Goldblum