Hotel Lux

(2011)
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In 1938 Hans Zeisig, an apolitical comedian, impersonator and cabaret actor, flees with a Russian passport (instead of American, which he would have preferred) from Nazi-Berlin, and finds himself in the legendary Hotel Lux, the 'lost paradise' of the Comintern, in Moscow. Everyone believes that Zeisig is a man named Hansen, Hitler's personal astrologer. But Zeisig quickly realizes that he's gone from the frying pan into the fire. In the Hotel Lux he meets his friends Frida and later Meyer again, still passionate communists. For the three idealists an adventure between love and death begins to run his course.

  1. Leander Haußmann

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Michael Herbig

    Michael Herbig

    Hans Zeisig

  2. Jürgen Vogel

    Jürgen Vogel

    Siggi Meyer

  3. Thekla Reuten

    Thekla Reuten

    Frida von Oorten

  4. Alexander Senderovich

    Jeschow

  5. Valeriy Grishko

    Valeriy Grishko

    Josef Stalin

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Hotel Lux
Hotel Lux

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Status Released

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  • December 20, 2011
    Theatrical

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Original Language German

Runtime 1h 42m

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