They've got valet.
I know a garage on 61st. Half the
price. I'll meet you in the room.
He pulls away as Jay and Taylor head inside...
INT. ESSEX HOUSE HOTEL - LOBBY - CONT.
The Art Deco lobby sports floors of polished marble.
BUSINESSMEN read the Times on leather couches. Jay and Taylor
walk to the front desk and take off their framepacks.
Indeed. Fog. First name Taylor.
Taylor pulls out an opaque black credit card.
And could you check if any suites
I'm sure we can find something.
The Clerk swipes the card. Gives it back to Taylor. As the
Clerk types on his computer, Taylor turns back to Jay.
The American Express Black Card.
Reserved for the likes of Michael
Jordan, Bill Gates and Carlton Fog.
Some think these cards are only
legend. But I assure you, they are
He hands it to Jay. Jay notices the name on the card.
This is your dad's.
I borrowed it for the trip. The Fog
family does have its privileges.
Okay, gentlemen. You have a suite
in our exclusive St. Regis Club. A
porter will show you to the room.
The Desk Clerk reaches forward and hits the BELL.
INT. ESSEX HOUSE HOTEL - EXECUTIVE SUITE - CONT.
A hulking HOTEL PORTER (50, African-American) leads Jay and
Taylor into the jaw dropping accommodations. The place is
immaculate. Taylor checks out the amazing view.
Are you gentlemen in town for
business or pleasure?
You on a road trip?
Jay looks surprised by the question.
I could tell by the bags. Like to
guess where folks are heading based
on the luggage.