A yuppie couple buy a large house in an exclusive San Fransisco neighborhood. They renovate it and plan to rent two apartments on the first floor to cover the costs. A prosperous looking man moves in but is not the ideal tenant. He never pays any rent, drives the other tenants away and systematically ruins the lives of his landlords. Written by
Jim Sadur <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It seemed like the perfect house. He seemed like the perfect tenant. Until they asked him to leave.
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This is ranked at the No. #93 rank on Bravo's "The 100 Scariest Movie Moments" list. See more
When the Watanabe's are explaining to Patty why they are breaking the lease, movers are taking furniture out of the front door of the house. However, a previous shot of the front of the house showed no moving truck, or any car, out in front. See more
Do you mind if I ask you why you're selling? I mean, you've done so much to this place. You've obviously put your heart in it.
No, not really. It was just an investment.
Melanie Griffith's character Patty Palmer is credited as Patty Parker in the credits. See more
Referenced in Oh, Woe Is Me
VIVALDI: SUMMER - THE FOUR SEASONS
Music by Antonio Vivaldi
Performed by Pinchas Zukerman
(as Pinchas Zuckerman) and Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
(as The Israeli Philharmonic)
Courtesy of Deutsche Gramaphon, a division of PolyGram Classics, Inc. See more