Movies shot at the Waldorf - 'Week-End at the Waldorf'


An American comedy-drama film directed by Robert Z. Leonard and starring Ginger Rogers, Lana Turner, Walter Pidgeon, and Van Johnson. It premiered in Los Angeles on 17 October 1945. The screenplay by Samuel and Bella Spewack is based on playwright Guy Bolton's stage adaptation of the 1929 Vicki Baum novel Grand Hotel, which had been filmed as Grand Hotel in 1932. The film focuses on guests staying at New York City's famed Waldorf-Astoria Hotel.

Debut, 1945