History Film / TheTenant

8th May '18 6:22:47 PM JustTroper
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%%* MindScrew

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%%* MindScrew* MindScrew: Hell yeah! The protagonist observes increasingly weird events, including his neighbors standing in the toilet for hours, the toilet covered with Egyptian hieroglyphs, his neighbors playing football with a human head, and a double of himself standing at his apartment window. It is never made clear how much of this is a result of SanitySlippage and how much is actually real.
* MundaneHorror: Basically the gist of the whole "apartment trilogy"; see MindScrew.
27th Feb '18 2:01:09 AM Rik-B
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* CircleOfShame: The laughing crowd before Trelkovsky decides to jump.

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* CircleOfShame: The laughing crowd before [[spoiler: Trelkovsky decides to jump.jump]].



* DrivenToSuicide: Trelkovsky feels [[{{Gaslighting}} gaslighted]] by his neighbors up to the point where he can't take it anymore and jumps from his window.
* EatTheCamera: The last shot of the film has the camera descending into Trelkovsky's mouth as he screams in his hospital bed.

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* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler: Trelkovsky feels [[{{Gaslighting}} gaslighted]] by his neighbors up to the point where he can't take it anymore and jumps from his window.
window.]]
* EatTheCamera: The last shot of the film has the camera [[spoiler: descending into Trelkovsky's mouth as he screams in his hospital bed.bed]].



* GainaxEnding: Trelkovsky is bandaged up in the same fashion as Simone Choule in the same hospital bed, but we see his and Stella's own visit to Simone. Trelkovsky then lets out the same disturbing cry that Simone had screamed.

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* GainaxEnding: [[spoiler: Trelkovsky is bandaged up in the same fashion as Simone Choule in the same hospital bed, but we see his and Stella's own visit to Simone. Trelkovsky then lets out the same disturbing cry that Simone had screamed.]]
19th Oct '17 4:55:14 AM TroperBeDoper
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* BizarroEpisode: A lot of the suspense in this movie is drawn from incidents which make no sense whatsoever, i.e. the tooth in the wall, the main character sitting in the dark dressed in drag.
6th Feb '17 10:24:06 AM eroock
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->''How could he escape from his nightmares?''

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->''How ->''"How could he escape from his nightmares?''nightmares?"''


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* CircleOfShame: The laughing crowd before Trelkovsky decides to jump.
11th Aug '16 3:44:09 AM Morgenthaler
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* {{Paris}}: A grimy nondescript Paris though, rather than a touristy City of Lights.
23rd Jan '16 4:55:02 PM spirasen
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* TheFilmOfTheBook: Polanski adapted the script from a short novel by French humorist Roland Topor

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* TheFilmOfTheBook: Polanski adapted the script from a short novel by French humorist Roland ToporTopor.



* SanitySlippage: Hell ''yes'' !

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* SanitySlippage: Hell ''yes'' !''yes!''
13th Sep '15 7:19:11 PM Exxolon
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!!!'''This film contains examples of:'''

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!!!'''This !!'''This film contains examples of:'''
10th Jun '15 6:02:26 PM eroock
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* DrivenToSuicide: Trelkovsky feels [[GasLighting gaslighted]] by his neighbors up to the point where he can't take it anymore and jumps from his window.

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* DrivenToSuicide: Trelkovsky feels [[GasLighting [[{{Gaslighting}} gaslighted]] by his neighbors up to the point where he can't take it anymore and jumps from his window.



* GasLighting: What Trelkovsky believes his neighbors are trying to do.

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* GasLighting: {{Gaslighting}}: What Trelkovsky believes his neighbors are trying to do.
10th Jun '15 5:55:34 PM eroock
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* BandageMummy: Simone Choule, the unfortunate former tenant whose rooms Trelkovsky are taking over. She has a BandagedFace as well as a leg and an arm in cast. [[spoiler: And Trelkovsky, in the end.]]

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* BandageMummy: Simone Choule, the unfortunate former tenant whose rooms Trelkovsky are taking over. She has a BandagedFace as well as a leg and an arm in cast. [[spoiler: And Also Trelkovsky, in the end.]]



* BewareTheNiceOnes: Trevalsky
* BizarroEpisode: A lot of the suspense in this movie is drawn from incidents which make no sense whatsoever, ie. the tooth in the wall, the main character sitting in the dark dressed in drag.
%%* CreepyCrossDresser
%%* DownerEnding
%%* DrivenToSuicide

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: Trevalsky
Trelkovsky.
* BizarroEpisode: A lot of the suspense in this movie is drawn from incidents which make no sense whatsoever, ie.i.e. the tooth in the wall, the main character sitting in the dark dressed in drag.
%%* CreepyCrossDresser
%%* DownerEnding
%%* DrivenToSuicide
* CreepyCrossDresser: The female wig looks creepy on Trelkovsky.
* DrivenToSuicide: Trelkovsky feels [[GasLighting gaslighted]] by his neighbors up to the point where he can't take it anymore and jumps from his window.
* EatTheCamera: The last shot of the film has the camera descending into Trelkovsky's mouth as he screams in his hospital bed.



* GainaxEnding: Trelkovsky is bandaged up in the same fashion as Simone Choule in the same hospital bed, but we see his and Stella's own visit to Simone. Trelkovsky then lets out the same disturbing cry that Simone had screamed.



* TheToothHurts: Trevolsky apparently pulls out two of his own teeth.
* WouldHurtAChild: An increasingly paranoid Trevolsky slaps a crying little boy in a park.

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* TheToothHurts: Trevolsky Trelkovsky apparently pulls out two of his own teeth.
* WouldHurtAChild: An increasingly paranoid Trevolsky Trelkovsky slaps a crying little boy in a park.
10th Jun '15 5:39:25 PM eroock
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* BandagedFace: Simone Choule, the unfortunate former tenant whose rooms Trelkovsky are taking over. [[spoiler: And Trelkovsky, in the end.]]

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* BandagedFace: BandageMummy: Simone Choule, the unfortunate former tenant whose rooms Trelkovsky are taking over.over. She has a BandagedFace as well as a leg and an arm in cast. [[spoiler: And Trelkovsky, in the end.]]
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