The Conversation (1974) (en)
Slogan: Harry Caul is an invader of privacy. The best in the business.
- Original title: The Conversation
- Evaluation: 7.6 (Votes: 1024)
- Genres: Drama, Crime, Mystery
- Release date 1974-04-07 (1974)
- Duration: 113 Min
- Keywords: wiretap, audio tape, san francisco, california, shadowing, paranoia, saxophone, surveillance
Surveillance expert Harry Caul is hired by a mysterious client's brusque aide to tail a young couple. Tracking the pair through San Francisco's Union Square, Caul and his associate Stan manage to record a cryptic conversation between them. Tormented by memories of a previous case that ended badly, Caul becomes obsessed with the resulting tape, trying to determine if the couple are in danger.