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A quiet and inconspicuous man rents an apartment in France where the previous tenant committed suicide, and begins to suspect his landlord and neighbors are trying to subtly change him into the last tenant so that he too will kill himself.

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Directed by

Roman Polanski

Written by

Roman Polanski (Screenplay)
Gérard Brach (Screenplay)
Roland Topor (Novel)

Runtime

125 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Tagline

How could he escape from his nightmares?

Cast

Keywords

paris, france identity psychopath neighbor suicide lodger isabelle adjani

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