Week-End at the Waldorf (1945)

Director
Robert Z. Leonard

Main cast
Ginger Rogers; Lana Turner; Walter Pidgeon; Van Johnson; Edward Arnold

Genres
Comedy, Drama, Romance

Description
Anything can happen during a weekend at New York's Waldorf-Astoria: a glamorous movie star meets a world-weary war correspondent and mistakes him for a jewel thief; a soldier learns that without an operation he'll die and so looks for one last romance with a beautiful but ambitious stenographer; a cub reporter tries to get the goods on a shady man's dealing with a foreign potentate. And it all happens in the opulent, grandiose New York landmark hotel as a sort of tongue-in-cheek take-off on the classic movie Grand Hotel.


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