Niagara Motel is a 2006 Canadian drama film directed by Gary Yates. The film earned numerous nominations, including a Genie Award for Best Supporting Actress for Caroline Dhavernas.
Niagara Motel features its namesake and the ongoings amongst the inhabitants of the motel located in Niagara Falls. The characters include a knockout waitress (Caroline Dhavernas) being recruited to star in low budget porn videos, a young couple with a criminal past struggling to recover their child from social services, and a middle class husband and wife in a marriage that is disintegrating in near record time all led by a drunken motel caretaker (Craig Ferguson).
Actress Caroline Dhavernas previously played the lead role in the television series Wonderfalls created by Bryan Fuller and also set in Niagara Falls. Actress Anna Friel went on to star in the television series Pushing Daisies also created by Bryan Fuller.
Based on George F. Walker's six play series Suburban Motel.
Part of the film was filmed...