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The Talented Mr. Ripley (The Strange Mr. Ripley)

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Matt Damon Matt Damon
Tom Ripley
Gwyneth Paltrow Gwyneth Paltrow
Marge Sherwood
Jude Law Jude Law
Dickie Greenleaf
Cate Blanchett Cate Blanchett
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Philip Seymour Hoffman Philip Seymour Hoffman
Freddie Miles
Jack Davenport Jack Davenport
Peter Smith-Kingsley
James Rebhorn James Rebhorn
Herbert Greenleaf
Sergio Rubini Sergio Rubini
Inspector Roverini


Written by
Anthony Minghella Anthony Minghella
(screenplay)


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11 years ago at Dec 1 2:51
6 votes
"I always thought it'd be better to be a fake somebody than a real nobody."

This is really amazing drama film, supported by an fantastic cast and story. It's kind of a mystery thriller as well when you think about it.

Matt Damon is Tom Ripley, one of the most complex and mysterious characters I've ever seen Matt play. In this film Mr. Ripley borrows a Princeton jacket... read more

Taut, entertaining thriller

10 years, 6 months ago at May 28 11:39
3 votes
"I always thought it would be better, to be a fake somebody... than a real nobody."

Patricia Highsmith's novel of the same name was held in high regard in the literary world. Anthony Minghella (R.I.P), celebrated director of The English Patient, has made a terrific psychological thriller out of the already outstanding source material. The Talented Mr. Ripley subsists as a terrifical... read more

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5 years, 2 months ago at Sep 16 16:01
1 vote
This was one of the first Mind Fuck movies I have ever seen, and I suppose that that is a huge reason why it's one of my all time favorites. Even though, let's face it, it is pretty mind boggling, at least that is how I did and still do perceive it. Just the sheer perversion of Matt Damon's character taken into consideration and there you have a fantastic movie. The setting and costumes and editin... read more
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Plot synopsis: Young Tom Ripley (Damon) is sent to Italy to convince reckless playboy Dickie Greenleaf (Law) to return back home to his rich family. Instead, the pair become friends and spend their days idling on the beach and partying at nightclubs. Tom, who is poor, soon gets used to this wealthy lifestyle. After Dickie gets bored with Tom and tries to brush him off, Tom devises a plan to get rid of Dickie and steal his life.
Release date: 25 December 1999
UPC: 097363314271
Tags: Drama (30), Thriller (25), Crime (20), Murder (13), Italy (13), 1999 (12), Serial Killer (11), Identity (10), Sex (9), 1990s (9), Mystery (8), Suspense (8), Opera (8), 1950s (8), (8), Tycoon (8), Jazz (7), Kiss (7), Yacht (6), Male Nudity (6)
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" TITLE OF WRITTEN WORK: The Talented Mr. Ripley PUBLISHED FORMAT: novel AUTHOR/CREATOR: Patricia Highsmith ORIGINAL PUBLICATION YEAR: 1955 HAVE I READ: No NOTES: N/A "


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