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Hotel Chevalier
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Wes Anderson (written by)
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Release Date:
26 October 2007 (USA) See more »
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Plot:
A prologue of one heart-breaking history of love and the prologue of the travel told in The Darjeeling Limited (2007). Full summary » | Full synopsis »
User Reviews:
Oddly beautiful slice of life See more (19 total) »

Cast

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Directed by
Wes Anderson 
 
Writing credits
Wes Anderson (written by)

Produced by
Alice Bamford .... co-producer
Thierry Bettas-Bégalin .... line producer (as Thierry Bettas-Begalin)
Pierre Cléaud .... associate producer (as Pierre Cleaud)
Patrice Haddad .... producer: in association with
Jerome Rucki .... executive producer
Nicolas Saada .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Robert D. Yeoman (director of photography) (as Robert Yeoman)
 
Film Editing by
Vincent Marchand 
 
Art Direction by
Kris Moran 
 
Makeup Department
Frances Hannon .... hair stylist
Frances Hannon .... makeup artist
 
Production Management
Bastien Harispe .... post-production supervisor
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Emilie Cherpitel .... first assistant director
 
Art Department
Eric Anderson .... artist: suitcase wildlife drawings
Krysten Childs .... set dresser
 
Sound Department
Emmanuel Desmdryl .... sound engineer
Grégoire Galian .... sound mixer
Marc Parazon .... boom operator
Sylvain Rety .... sound mixer
Matthieu Sibony .... sound mixer
Stuart Wilson .... production sound mixer
 
Visual Effects by
Yann Masson .... Flame artist
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Joan Bansillon .... grip
Thierry Baucheron .... gaffer
Bruno Bimbard .... generator operator
Roger Do Minh .... assistant electrician
Jean-Christophe Duwez .... electrician (as Jean-Christophe Dumez)
Alfonso Lopez de la Fuente .... grip (as Alfonso Lopez De La Fuente)
Gary Pachany .... first assistant camera
Mathieu Plainfosse .... second assistant camera
Felix Touret .... key grip
 
Editorial Department
Fabien Turriziani .... assistant editor (as Fabien Turrizziani)
Joe Gawler .... digital intermediate colorist (uncredited)
Michael P. Whipple .... digital intermediate engineer (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Randall Poster .... music supervisor
 
Other crew
Damien Begbeder .... production assistant
Julien Bonet .... production assistant
Molly Cooper .... production assistant
Henri Deneubourg .... location manager
Libby Evans .... production assistant
Jeremy Lindbergh .... production assistant
Lionel Lorans .... concierge
Steve Makowski .... assistant to director: U.S.
Thomas Moffett .... assistant to director: U.S.
Julien Patry .... production assistant
Sofian Rezzak .... production assistant
Peria Tuccillo .... production coordinator (as Perla Tuccillo)
 
Thanks
Anthony Bamford .... special thanks
Carole Bamford .... special thanks
Peter Copping .... special thanks
Mark Friedberg .... special thanks
Norbert Henrot .... special thanks: Hotel Raphaël
Robin Hurlstone .... special thanks
Caroline Piel .... special thanks: L'Hotel
Scott Rudin .... special thanks
Valentina Tortorella .... special thanks
Keith 'Monkey' Warren .... special thanks (as Keith Warren)
Aleksandra Woroniecka .... special thanks
Chika Yoshida .... special thanks: Sony (as Mlle Yoshida)
Lili Fini Zanuck .... special thanks (as Lili Zanuck)
Richard D. Zanuck .... special thanks (as Richard Zanuck)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Part 1 of 'The Darjeeling Limited'" - USA (subtitle)
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MPAA:
Rated R for some language and sexual content
Runtime:
13 min
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Trivia:
Nancy Utley, a chief operating officer of Fox Searchlight, said that her company did not even know about this film until after The Darjeeling Limited (2007) was completed.See more »
Quotes:
Jack:[answers ringing phone] Hello?
Ex-girlfriend:Hi. I'm on my way from the airport, and the front desk won't give me your room number.
[long pause]
Ex-girlfriend:What's your room number?
Jack:403.
Ex-girlfriend:See you in half an hour.
Jack:Wait a second.
Ex-girlfriend:What?
Jack:Where are you?
Ex-girlfriend:I'm here.
[...]
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Movie Connections:
Features Stalag 17 (1953)See more »
Soundtrack:
Pavane pour une infante défunte - for PianoSee more »

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25 out of 32 people found the following review useful.
Oddly beautiful slice of life, 14 October 2007
Author: whatwhere78 from United States

This was a beautiful little film that that plays out like one Truffaut's Antoine Donielle films. Not only is it the perfect prequel to (the wonderful) "The Darjeeling Limited", but it is a self-contained simple and moving story.

This whole "New Wave" feeling is a departure from Wes Anderson's usually theatrical and highly-stylized film making. It suits him well. Don't get me wrong, Rushmore is one of my favorite films and the Royal Tannenbaums is fantastic, but I am really digging this new naturalistic style Anderson is applying to his new films and cannot wait to see what he does next.

Shwartzman is a wonderful actor who never ceases to entertain. and Natalie Portman gives honest and touching performance.

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