'Hostel' & Slovakia's Reputation

'Hostel' & Slovakia's Reputation

The 2005 film ‘Hostel’ damaged Slovakia’s reputation and its tourism industry so badly that the movie’s director, Eli Roth, was invited to an all-expenses-paid trip to the country to clear the false allegations the movie had made about the country. The movie showed Slovakia as being a crime riddled, corrupt, lawless, poor and dangerous place.

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