18 hotels in the world, where they filmed
“Round the Lodge”, Oregon, USA – “Shine”
10 most famous movies about the hotels Action horror in which the main role is played by Jack Nicholson, takes place in the hotel “the overlook”. Stephen king (the film is based on his novel) “written off” at this hotel with the hotel “Stanley”, inspired him during a vacation in the Rocky mountains. However, the film was shooted in a very different place – in “Round the Lodge”, the state of Oregon. In the ribbon were only the views of the hotel from the outside, the interior scenes were filmed in the Studio. That did not stop fans of “Lights” to literally flood the ski resort after the film’s release. It’s funny that initially terrible room from the movie was number 217, however, the owner of “Timberline” asked the Directors to change the number on the supposedly non-existent (№237), he did not seem the hotel “cursed”.
“JW Marriott Essex House”, new York, USA””
“Love through time”, and 11 more films making beat stronger girls ‘ hearts Hotel “JW Marriott Essex House” is located in the heart of new York in Central Park in Manhattan. The construction of this building started back in 1929 and in 1931 it opened its doors to its first guests. Here lived the famous Russian composer Igor Stravinsky from autumn 1969 until his smerti April 1971.
It was here that in January 1979 ended the life of the legendary Donnie Hataway, a well-known composer and singer, performing music of the soul. He was found dead on the sidewalk in front of the hotel once jumped from the 15th floor, where he lived.
Also the hotel is connected by the famous American TV viewers of Saturday’s show “Saturday Night Live”. At the beginning of each show the presenter say about these words: “Welcome guests Saturday Night Live show at the Marriott Essex House”.
Fans of the TV series “Doctor Who” may be interested to know that in one episode, but rather a 5-series season 7, called “Angels take Manhattan”, it is also possible to miss this hotel.
HOTEL DE PARIS IN MONACO – “Iron man 2”
In a five-star Hotel de Paris in Monte Carlo were shooting a few scenes of “Iron man 2”. But not only the fans of Robert Downey Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow attracted to this place: the hotel has the best SPA complex in Europe, and a two minute walk from the largest casino of Monaco.