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* AgonizingStomachWound: The associates of [[spoiler:Carson Dyle]] left him to die after he suffered one of these. However, he survives and goes after them.

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* ArtisticTitle: [[https://youtu.be/e6obTyQcG64 Courtesy of Maurice Binder and Henry Mancini.]]

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* ShowWithinAShow: Reggie and Grant's character watch Guignol puppet show on the Champs-Élysées.


* ChekhovsGun: The letter from Charles Lampert. When the policeman hands it over to Reggie, he describes it: "one letter, stamped but unsealed, addressed to you." [[spoiler:Much later, we hear that the stamps on it are worth $250,000.]]



* ContrivedCoincidence: Just when Cary Grant's character and Tex have understood that [[spoiler:the stamps are worth $250,000 and they have noticed that Reggie removed them from the envelope]], Jean-Louis is exchanging them at the [[spoiler:stamp]] market.



* DiesWideOpen: [[spoiler: Scobie]] and [[spoiler: Tex]].

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* DiesWideOpen: [[spoiler: Scobie]] [[spoiler:Scobie]] and [[spoiler: Tex]].[[spoiler:Tex]].



* EurekaMoment: Tex and then Peter have one upon realizing [[spoiler: the missing money has been converted to the stamps.]]

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* EurekaMoment: Tex and then Peter have one upon realizing [[spoiler: the [[spoiler:the missing money has been converted to the stamps.]]



* MacGuffin: [[spoiler: The stamps.]]



* MrExposition: This is the role Bartholomew carries for most of the film, [[spoiler: at least until the reveal shows him to be the BigBad.]]

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* MotiveRant: In the Palais-Royal, after trying in vain to convince Reggie that [[spoiler:Cary Grant's character]] is a con man, [[spoiler:Carson Dyle]] threatens to shoot Reggie down and he tells her who is really is and his motive.
* MrExposition: This is the role Bartholomew carries for most of the film, [[spoiler: at [[spoiler:at least until the reveal shows him to be the BigBad.]]


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* PlotDevice: [[spoiler:The stamps.]]

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* HappilyEverAfter: In the end, Brian Cruikshank implicitly proposes to Reggie (he talks about a marriage license). Reggie does not realizes immediately, then goes wild with joy.

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* EiffelTowerEffect: Famous monuments of Paris are showed: Notre-Dame and the Arc de Triomphe.


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* ShoutOut: As she talks with Cary Grant's character, Reggie mentions ''Film/AnAmericanInParis'' (she mentions the way Creator/GeneKelly dances by the Seine) and ''Literature/TheHunchbackOfNotreDame'' (she asks Cary Grant if he would save the woman he loves like the hunchback).

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* PersonalEffectsReveal: After Charles Lampert's death, the police searches his personal effects and hand them over to Reggie. The multiple passports he had reveals that he was a shady person.

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* FollowThatCar: {{Exploited|Trope}} by Reggie. She is followed by Cary Grant's character. When she gets out of the hotel, she asks a taxi to go anywhere, but she does not get in and she hides in the shadow. When Cary Grant's character arrives, he sees the taxi leaving, so he hails another taxi and asks him to follow that car.


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* MultipleIdentityIDs: The police informs Reggie that her late husband had many passports from different countries, which reveals that he was a shady person.


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* PlotTriggeringDeath: The plot is set in motion by the death of Charles Lampert, Reggie's husband.


* {{Fanservice}}: Reggie's intense propositioning of Cary Grant's character. Seriously, how many men ''dream'' of Audrey Hepburn throwing herself at them like that?--which Audrey herself [[LampshadeHanging lampshades]]:

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* {{Fanservice}}: Reggie's intense propositioning of Cary Grant's character. Seriously, how many men ''dream'' of Audrey Hepburn throwing herself at them like that?--which Audrey herself [[LampshadeHanging lampshades]]:lampshades]]:[[note]]Grant himself stipulated that Hepburn be the one chasing him, knowing their age difference would make it creepy the other way around.[[/note]]


A 1963 {{Comedy}} {{Thriller}} directed by Stanley Donen, starring Creator/AudreyHepburn and Creator/CaryGrant and featuring Creator/WalterMatthau and Creator/JamesCoburn.

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A 1963 {{Comedy}} {{Thriller}} directed by Stanley Donen, starring Creator/AudreyHepburn and Creator/CaryGrant and featuring Creator/WalterMatthau Creator/WalterMatthau, Creator/GeorgeKennedy and Creator/JamesCoburn.


* {{CIA}}: Hamilton Bartholomew works for them, and he tells Reggie what the organization is, assuming she (and/or the audience) has never heard of it[[note]]At the time of the film's release, the CIA was still fairly new and not nearly as (in)famous as it would later become.[[/note]] [[spoiler:However, he's lying; he doesn't work for the CIA, and he's actually Carson Dyle.]]


A 1963 {{Thriller}} directed by Stanley Donen, starring Creator/AudreyHepburn and Creator/CaryGrant and featuring Creator/WalterMatthau and Creator/JamesCoburn.

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A 1963 {{Comedy}} {{Thriller}} directed by Stanley Donen, starring Creator/AudreyHepburn and Creator/CaryGrant and featuring Creator/WalterMatthau and Creator/JamesCoburn.


* SecretTestOfCharacter: When Cary Grant's character says he's really a thief named Adam Canfield, he repeatedly asks Reggie if she's willing to take the money instead of returning it to the government, but she refuses to be dishonest. Lucky for her, because [[spoiler:"Canfield" is actually US Treasury agent Brian Cruikshank, and if Reggie had tried to steal the money he probably would have arrested her]].

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* SecretTestOfCharacter: When Cary Grant's character says he's really a thief named Adam Canfield, he repeatedly asks Reggie if she's willing to take the money instead of returning it to the government, but she refuses to be dishonest. Lucky for her, because [[spoiler:"Canfield" is actually US U.S. Treasury agent Brian Cruikshank, and if Reggie had ''had'' tried to steal the money he probably would have arrested her]].betrayed her to the authorities]].


* {{CIA}}: Hamilton Bartholomew works for them, and he tells Reggie what the organization is, assuming she (and/or the audience) has never heard of it. [[spoiler:However, he's lying; he doesn't work for the CIA, and he's actually Carson Dyle.]]

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* {{CIA}}: Hamilton Bartholomew works for them, and he tells Reggie what the organization is, assuming she (and/or the audience) has never heard of it. it[[note]]At the time of the film's release, the CIA was still fairly new and not nearly as (in)famous as it would later become.[[/note]] [[spoiler:However, he's lying; he doesn't work for the CIA, and he's actually Carson Dyle.]]


* MoodWhiplash: After the ColdOpen and the ArtisticTitle, the movie begins with Reggie having lunch at a ski resort, unaware of someone pointing a pistol at her. The wielder shoots at her...with water. An irritated Reggie lifts her head up, and sees a BrattyHalfPint holding a squirt gun.

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* MoodWhiplash: MoodWhiplash:
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After the ColdOpen and the ArtisticTitle, the movie begins with Reggie having lunch at a ski resort, unaware of someone pointing a pistol at her. The wielder shoots at her...with water. An irritated Reggie lifts her head up, and sees a BrattyHalfPint holding a squirt gun.gun.
** Every time Reggie gets close to Cary Grant's character or shares a pleasant scene with him, she gets word of his false identity, often accompanied by a low-key ScareChord.

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