Lisa returns to her apartment and is confronted by Daniel, who drops a lighter on the floor covered in gasoline causing the apartment to explode and blowing Lucien through the window of a café across the street. Soon, Max is trying to unravel the mystery behind the suspicious death of Daniel's wife, which he hopes will lead him closer to Lisa. When the manager - Sheldrake want to use Baxter's apartment in exchange for promotion, Baxter realized that Sheldrake's mistress is Fran Kubelik - the girl that Baxter secretly loved. But the friendship soon turns sour after Joe meets and falls in love with a woman named Lily. The girl introduces herself as Lisa.
Alice looks quite similar to Lisa, and they have sex. When he arrives in New York, he is robbed multiple times and loses most of his things. Lisa is a stage actress and leaves abruptly for a two-month tour, giving Alice a letter to deliver to Max asking him to wait for her; Alice never sends the letter. Max Vincent Cassel is a former bohemian and an amateur writer who gets a job in New York and leaves his girlfriend Lisa, whom he was madly in love with, in mysterious circumstances. He lives in Paris and likes to flirt but has decided to get married.
Upon her return, Lisa is heartbroken that Max has left her and leaves on a cruise a gift from Alice to ease her mind, where she meets a rich, married older man named Daniel. However, a different girl, called Alice, finds Max in the flat. Joe's Apartment is a fun-filled comedy that shows no matter how hard life gets, things always turn out for the best. By chance, he catches a glimpse of his lost love, Lisa Monica Bellucci in a café, but fails to make contact with her before she storms out. Max forgets everything, his trip to Tokyo and his fiance. Joe and the noisy pests eventually become friends. The girl's real name is Alice Romane Bohringer.
And he goes about his by murdering and evicting all the tenants he can. Joe's landlord is determined to get rid of all the tenants in the building in order for him to build a prison on the site. Thousands of cockroaches have built a home underneath all the his garbage! The same night they make love and their relationship starts to develop. . After several misunderstandings they finally get acquainted. And he later coerces the cockroaches to stay hidden. The flashbacks show that Alice and Lisa were best friends, living in apartments on the same floor of two facing buildings, and that Alice became obsessed with Max, Lisa's then-boyfriend, from a distance.
Through a series of ruses and perseverance, he enters Lisa's apartment. Max is on his way to Tokyo. The similarity with Demetrius, Helena, Hermia and Lysander is striking. So, Baxter have to choose between the love and the advancement in his career. Lucien is always faithful to Alice, and pursues her, but both Alice and Lisa who, as their names imply, are reflections of each other initially both love Max, and Max, although madly in love with Lisa, turns to Alice after reading her diary, just before reality dawns and he accepts his fate with Muriel. His move starts off rough but he finally finds some luck and decides to rent a used apartment.
However, during a business trip, Max catches a glimpse of the great lost love of his life, reviving his wanderlust and sending him off on a chase of the elusive Lisa, whom he had overheard suggesting to a friend that her lover, Daniel, had killed someone for her. Joe slowly comes to realize that these cockroaches have the quirky ability to sing and speak. Max, believing Lisa left because she didn't love him, accepts a job in New York and leaves. Max is a former playboy who has decided to settle down by marrying his current love, Muriel. This promise is quickly broken when the pests drive her screaming from the apartment.
She restyled herself to look like Lisa while secretly engineering a breakup between them. To complicate matters further, Alice is also the girlfriend of Max's buddy Lucien and Lisa is followed by an older man. Baxter takes his Upper West Side apartment for his manager to use as a place for adultery. During the film, flashbacks are intertwined with the narrative to provide a background for Max, Lisa, and especially for Alice, shedding light on the situation. The Apartment is an American comedy film directed by Billy Wilder.
They encourage him to cheer up through song and keep him company in the lonely city. The place is a dump but he refuses to tend to it. Determined to meet her, Max secretly cancels his business trip abroad to pursue his lost love. After two years, he returns home to Paris and decides to settle down and gets engaged to Muriel. Through its twists and turns, Joe's Apartment will make one empathize and laugh at his unfortunate story.