The Mint – Film and Media


  • 1971 James Bond motion picture “Diamonds are Forever
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Music Videos

  • The casino can be seen several times towards the end of the 1987 U2 music video “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For

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  • The Mint was made famous (or infamous) as the first night’s stay in Hunter S. Thompson and Oscar Acosta’s legendary 1971 weekend trip to Las Vegas, immortalized in Thompson’s novel Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. According to the book, they stayed in room 1850.
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