Roland Topor’s Le locataire chimérique is a mundane and horrific example of the most depressive strains of horror. As the novel opens, Trelkovsky learns of an. Roland Topor’s Le Locataire chimérique (lit. ‘The Chimerical Tenant’) is translated into English as The Tenant, which is also the title of. Even after seeing Polanski’s The Tenant 3 times, I plunged in the original story by Roland Topor. Polanski was very true to the book I must say but so.

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At the time, neither Trelkovsky nor the reader can understand her terror. Nominally in order to pay his respects, and really to ascertain if she’ll die so he can move in, he visits her in the hospital. As the novel opens, Trelkovsky learns of an apartment just vacated by a suicide.


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Semi-conscious at best, the former tenant opens one eye to see a friend and Trelkovsky, and she responds with an “unbreakable scream”.