20 Real Life Locations Where Some Of Your Favorite Movies Were Filmed.

When Wes Anderson was looking for the right locale for “The Grand Budapest Hotel,” he went shopping.

It turns out that the hotel lobby scenes shown in the film aren’t really a hotel at all. It’s a department store in Gorlitzer, Germany. And given the magnificence of the staircases, it’s easy to see why Anderson chose this as the venue for his film.