At the Hotel — Comedy, Drama, Musical 3. Hotel owner Basil Fawlty's incompetence, short fuse, and arrogance form a combination that ensures accidents and trouble are never far away. A group of very different individuals staying at a luxurious hotel in Berlin deal with each of their respective dramas. Three vignettes, each set in room of New York's Plaza Hotel, make up this comedy. There is Ilde Vivaldi, in love with Taddeus and the Approved 98 min Drama, War. At the end of World War I, the Bannerman family re-opens the Grand Hotel after a lengthy closure and a costly re-furbishing.