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Ms. Olsen promptly calls Mrs. Sheldrake and asks her to meet for lunch, planning to tell her about the affair. It is. We know life happens, so if something comes up, you can return or exchange your tickets up until the posted showtime. Okay. Not really sure what to write about this book. Billy Wilder and Loosening the Production Code from the 1950s to the 1960s, View Wikipedia Entries for The Apartment…. This scene is a marker of both the main character′s social and political alienation.

Don’t let the black & white scare you away. When she runs to his door, she finds that he was only popping a champagne cork and goes inside. has shot himself, she pounds on the door of the apartment to find that C.C. Now free from his marriage, Sheldrake believes he can follow through with his relationship with Fran in the open. I really thought I was the only one who didn't get into this story and maybe it was cause I listened to the audiobook but after seeing all the poor reviews--I don't think it's me. Once there, she hears a loud noise coming from the apartment. The blurb on the back promises “… a claustrophobic and chilling portrait of a disintegrating marriage teetering on the edge of darkness. | At one point, Mr. Kirkeby comes over with his mistress hoping to use the apartment, but Baxter turns him away. The Apartment Summary.

C.C. goes to drink his sorrows away and gets picked up by a married woman at the bar.

Insurance worker C.C. Most of my problems with this book originated with this statement in the book's synopsis: Mark and Steph recently went through a trauma and now they just need to get away. Apartment Top III . So when Steph posts looking for inquiries and hears back from a nice Parisian couple interested in the swap, it’s too sweet to resist!

So, he asks C.C.

I can see how this is a hard one to place in a specific genre; it wasn't quite horror, psychological suspense, or a thriller, but it did have elements of each of those bent into one mash up. Jack Lemmon plays C.C. When she hears a loud popping noise, she mistakes it for a gunshot and thinks that Baxter is killing himself. He tries to pacify her with $100, before going home to his wife and family in White Plains. Plot. The next morning, Sheldrake fires Ms. Olsen for telling Fran about his affairs.

Baxter (Jack Lemmon) lends his Upper West Side apartment to company bosses to use for extramarital affairs.

With an average reading speed of 420 words per minute, you will finish reading this book in about 3 hours. Baxter confides that he too almost committed suicide over an affair.

Before he leaves, Sheldrake leaves money for Fran for a Christmas present.

To see what your friends thought of this book, Unfortunately this one didn't quite live up to expectations for me. Additionally, he plays off the misimpression of his neighbors that he is playboy, and allows them to think that he is cad that drove Fran to try to take her own life. Che non mi perdonerà mai. It worked out great for their friend. In short, it’s... A high-concept psychological chiller about a troubled married couple on a house swap from hell.

REGISTER TO VOTE! Four different company managers take turns commandeering Baxter's apartment, which is located on West 67th Street on the Upper West Side, for their various extramarital liaisons. Soon Baxter must decide between the girl he loves and the advancement of his career. Refresh and try again. A man tries to rise in his company by letting its executives use his apartment for trysts, but complications and a romance of his own ensue.

Das Appartement ist ein Liebesfilm aus dem Jahr 1960 von Billy Wilder mit Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine und Fred MacMurray. Interesting, however the young mom character is annoyingly naive. I was excited to finally read some horror but it wasn't even a suspenseful paranormal story.

Disgusted with herself and Sheldrake, Fran attempts to take her own life via pills. It is the same cracked one that Baxter returned to Sheldrake and he realizes that it is Fran with whom Sheldrake has been having an affair. Baxter accepts their criticism rather than reveal the truth. Parents Guide, Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. Fran’s relationship with Sheldrake is unfulfilling and she plans on ending it.