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''Caché'' (English: ''Hidden'') is a 2005 French language PsychologicalThriller written and directed by Creator/MichaelHaneke. Starring Daniel Auteuil as Georges and Juliette Binoche as his wife Anne, the film follows an upper class French couple who are terrorized by anonymous tapes that appear on their front porch and hint at childhood memories of the husband.

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''Caché'' (English: ''Hidden'') is a 2005 French language PsychologicalThriller written and directed by Creator/MichaelHaneke. Starring Daniel Auteuil Creator/DanielAuteuil as Georges and Juliette Binoche Creator/JulietteBinoche as his wife Anne, the film follows an upper class French couple who are terrorized by anonymous tapes that appear on their front porch and hint at childhood memories of the husband.


* MocksteryTale: [[spoiler:It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to the family, and it is heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.]]

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* MocksteryTale: [[spoiler:MocksteryTale]]: [[spoiler:It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to the family, and it is heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.]]]]
* [[spoiler:NoEnding]]



* TheUnsolvedMystery: [[spoiler:Who sent the tapes and drawings to the family?]]

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* TheUnsolvedMystery: [[spoiler:TheUnsolvedMystery]]: [[spoiler:Who sent the tapes and drawings to the family?]]


* AdultFear: The parents are terrified when Pierrot doesn't come home. The father breaks down in tears when alone in the kitchen.

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* AdultFear: The [[spoiler:The parents are terrified when Pierrot doesn't come home. The father breaks down in tears when alone in the kitchen.]]



* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler: Majid]] blames Georges for his miserable life which he ends right in front of him.
* HighPressureBlood: The fountain of blood coming from [[spoiler: Majid's]] throat.
* InstantDeathBullet: Not a bullet, but [[spoiler: Majid]] drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.

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* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler: Majid]] Majid blames Georges for his miserable life which he ends right in front of him.
him.]]
* HighPressureBlood: The fountain of blood coming from [[spoiler: Majid's]] throat.
Majid's throat.]]
* InstantDeathBullet: Not a bullet, but [[spoiler: Majid]] Majid drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.]]



* MocksteryTale: It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to the family, and it is heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.

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* MocksteryTale: It [[spoiler:It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to the family, and it is heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.]]



* SilentCredits: The opening credits are a big block of text over a still scene and the end credits roll over a silent shot of Pierrot meeting Majid's son.
* SlashedThroat: Self-inflicted by [[spoiler:Majid.]]
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath: [[spoiler: Majid]] invites Georges into his home, casually produces a knife from his pocket and slits his own throat. Then he drops dead instantly without moving a limb.
* TheUnsolvedMystery: Who sent the tapes and drawings to the family?
* UntranslatedTitle: The title ''Cache'' was not translated for Foreign releases except for the UK/Ireland.
* YourCheatingHeart: A widely accepted theory is that Anne is having an affair with Pierre and her son finds out about it whilst tape recording the house.

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* SilentCredits: The opening credits are a big block of text over a still scene and the end credits roll over a silent shot of Pierrot [[spoiler:Pierrot meeting Majid's son.
* SlashedThroat: Self-inflicted by [[spoiler:Majid.
son.]]
* SlashedThroat: [[spoiler:Self-inflicted by Majid.]]
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath: [[spoiler: Majid]] Majid invites Georges into his home, casually produces a knife from his pocket and slits his own throat. Then he drops dead instantly without moving a limb.
limb.]]
* TheUnsolvedMystery: Who [[spoiler:Who sent the tapes and drawings to the family?
family?]]
* UntranslatedTitle: The title ''Cache'' ''Caché'' was not translated for Foreign releases except for the UK/Ireland.
* YourCheatingHeart: A widely accepted theory is that Anne [[spoiler:Anne is having an affair with Pierre and her son finds out about it whilst tape recording the house.]]


* MocksteryTale: It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to Georges, and are heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.

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* MocksteryTale: It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to Georges, the family, and are it is heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.

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* MocksteryTale: It is never revealed who sent the tapes and drawings to Georges, and are heavily implied to be a metaphor for Georges' subconscious guilt complex.


''Cache'' (English: ''Hidden'') is a 2005 French language PsychologicalThriller written and directed by Creator/MichaelHaneke. Starring Daniel Auteuil as Georges and Juliette Binoche as his wife Anne, the film follows an upper class French couple who are terrorized by anonymous tapes that appear on their front porch and hint at childhood memories of the husband.

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''Cache'' ''Caché'' (English: ''Hidden'') is a 2005 French language PsychologicalThriller written and directed by Creator/MichaelHaneke. Starring Daniel Auteuil as Georges and Juliette Binoche as his wife Anne, the film follows an upper class French couple who are terrorized by anonymous tapes that appear on their front porch and hint at childhood memories of the husband.


''Caché'' (English: ''Hidden'') is a 2005 French-language PsychologicalThriller written and directed by Creator/MichaelHaneke. Starring Daniel Auteuil as Georges and Juliette Binoche as his wife Anne, the film follows an upper-class French couple who are terrorized by anonymous tapes that appear on their front porch and hint at childhood memories of the husband.

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''Caché'' ''Cache'' (English: ''Hidden'') is a 2005 French-language French language PsychologicalThriller written and directed by Creator/MichaelHaneke. Starring Daniel Auteuil as Georges and Juliette Binoche as his wife Anne, the film follows an upper-class upper class French couple who are terrorized by anonymous tapes that appear on their front porch and hint at childhood memories of the husband.
husband.



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* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler:Majid]] blames Georges for his miserable life which he ends right in front of him.
* HighPressureBlood: The fountain of blood coming from [[spoiler:Majid]]'s throat.
* InstantDeathBullet: Not a bullet, but [[spoiler:Majid]] drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.
* LeaveTheCameraRunning: Many shots, most notably the videos sent to the main character showing nothing more than the exterior of his house for long periods of time. Other choice shots include three minutes of random kids swimming laps and the closing scene with two characters talking without audible dialog.

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* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler:Majid]] [[spoiler: Majid]] blames Georges for his miserable life which he ends right in front of him.
* HighPressureBlood: The fountain of blood coming from [[spoiler:Majid]]'s [[spoiler: Majid's]] throat.
* InstantDeathBullet: Not a bullet, but [[spoiler:Majid]] [[spoiler: Majid]] drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.
* LeaveTheCameraRunning: Many shots, most notably the videos sent to the main character showing nothing more than the exterior of his house for long periods of time. Other choice shots include three minutes of random kids swimming laps and the closing scene with two characters talking without audible dialog.dialogue.



* ShoutOut: To ''Film/LostHighway''. The main characters receive anonymous videotapes of their house which the husband is secretive about. Plus in both films the family name is Laurent.

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* ShoutOut: To ''Film/LostHighway''. ''Film/LostHighway.'' The main characters receive anonymous videotapes of their house which the husband is secretive about. Plus in both films the family name is Laurent.



* SlashedThroat: Self-inflicted by [[spoiler:Majid]].
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath: [[spoiler:Majid]] invites Georges into his home, casually produces a knife from his pocket and slits his own throat. Then he drops dead instantly without moving a limb.

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* SlashedThroat: Self-inflicted by [[spoiler:Majid]].
[[spoiler:Majid.]]
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath: [[spoiler:Majid]] [[spoiler: Majid]] invites Georges into his home, casually produces a knife from his pocket and slits his own throat. Then he drops dead instantly without moving a limb.



* UntranslatedTitle: The title ''Caché'' was not translated for Foreign releases except for the UK/Irland.

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* UntranslatedTitle: The title ''Caché'' ''Cache'' was not translated for Foreign releases except for the UK/Irland.UK/Ireland.

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* DarkAndTroubledPast: Unpleasant events of Georges' childhood catch up with him.

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* YourCheatingHeart: A widely accepted theory is that Anne is having an affair with Pierre and her son finds out about it whilst tape recording the house.


* SlashedThroat: [[spoiler:Majid]]'s suicide. It's the fact that the death is self inflicted that is shocking, as well as the apparent lack of motivation for doing so.
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath: [[spoiler:Majid]] drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.

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* SlashedThroat: [[spoiler:Majid]]'s suicide. It's the fact that the death is self inflicted that is shocking, as well as the apparent lack of motivation for doing so.
Self-inflicted by [[spoiler:Majid]].
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath: [[spoiler:Majid]] invites Georges into his home, casually produces a knife from his pocket and slits his own throat. Then he drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.without moving a limb.


* SlashedThroat: [[spoiler:Majid]] gives himself this treatment.

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* SlashedThroat: [[spoiler:Majid]]'s suicide. It's the fact that the death is self inflicted that is shocking, as well as the apparent lack of motivation for doing so.
* SurprisinglySuddenDeath:
[[spoiler:Majid]] gives himself this treatment.drops dead instantly after slitting his throat.


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* UntranslatedTitle: The title ''Caché'' was not translated for Foreign releases except for the UK/Irland.

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* DrivenToSuicide: [[spoiler:Majid]] blames Georges for his miserable life which he ends right in front of him.


* BloodFromTheMouth: The family receives drawings of a figure with blood pour out of its mouth.

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* BloodFromTheMouth: The family receives drawings of a figure with blood pour pouring out of its mouth.


* ShoutOut: To ''Film/LostHigheay''. The main characters receive anonymous videotapes of their house which the husband is secretive about. Plus in both films the family name is Laurent.

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* ShoutOut: To ''Film/LostHigheay''.''Film/LostHighway''. The main characters receive anonymous videotapes of their house which the husband is secretive about. Plus in both films the family name is Laurent.

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