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Title Plein soleil [videorecording] = Purple noon / Robert and Raymond Hakim, Paris Film, Paritalia and Titanus present ; director, Rene Clement ; written by Patricia Highsmith (novel), René Clément and Paul Gégauff.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, 2012.
1 hold on first copy returned of 1 copy


Location Call No. Status
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Description 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Criterion collection ; 637
Criterion collection ; 637.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Special features: New video interview with Rene Clement scholar Denitza Bautcheva; archival interviews with Alain Delon and novelist Patricia Highsmith; original English trailer; booklet.
Cast Alain Delon, Maurice Ronet, Marie Laforê.
Summary An adaptation of Patricia Highsmith's novel The Talented Mr. Ripley, this film stars Alain Delon as Tom Ripley, a duplicitous American charmer in Rome on a mission to bring his privileged acquaintance Philippe Greenleaf back to the United States; what initially seems a carefree tale of friendship soon morphs into a thrilling saga of seduction, identity theft, and murder. Bonus features include the original English language trailer, an archival interview with Alain Delon, and more.
Audience Rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.66:1, 16x9) presentation; PCM mono.
Language In French, Italian and English with English subtitles.
Subject Friendship -- Drama.
Identity theft -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Added Author Clément, René, 1913-1996. Director. Screenwriter.
Gégauff, Paul, 1922-1983. Screenwriter.
Hakim, Raymond, 1909-1980. Producer.
Hakim, Robert, 1907-1992. Producer.
Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995 Talented Mr. Ripley.
Rota, Nino, 1911-1979. Composer.
Decae, Henri. Cinematographer.
Javet, Françoise. Editor.
Delon, Alain, 1935- Actor.
Ronet, Maurice, 1927-1983. Actor.
Laforêt, Marie. Actor.
Paris Film Production.
Titanus (Firm)
Paritalia (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Purple noon
ISBN 9781604655278
Standard No. 715515090216
Music No. CC2208D The Criterion Collection

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