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123 Ratings

The Dead Mountaineer Hotel

'Hukkunud Alpinisti' hotell

Directed by Grigori Kromanov
Soviet Union, 1979
Crime, Sci-Fi, Drama


Police get a call-out to a lonely hotel in the Alps. When an officer gets to the hotel everything seems to be alright. Suddenly an avalanche cuts them from the rest of the world and strange things begin to happen.

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The Dead Mountaineer Hotel Directed by Grigori Kromanov

Critics reviews

Irksome, dazzling, baffling, eerie, luminous, silly, turgid and unique, The Dead Mountaineer’s Hotel delights and frustrates in equal measure. It’s easily the best Estonian sci-fi detective story I’ve ever seen. And yes, it’s the only one.
August 27, 2015
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