The Talented Mr Ripley
Drama based on the Patricia Highsmith novel, in which a man is mistaken by a shipping magnate for an old friend of his wayward son, and agrees to travel to Italy to bring him home.
Drama based on the novel by Patricia Highsmith.
A young man who yearns to belong in society is mistaken for a college contemporary of a shipping magnate's wayward son. Playing along, the man agrees to go to Italy in an attempt to persuade the son to return to America. Once in Italy, he manages to fool the son and gain his trust, while becoming entranced both by Italy and the lifestyle of his new high-society friend.
|Tom Ripley||Matt Damon|
|Marge Sherwood||Gwyneth Paltrow|
|Dickie Greenleaf||Jude Law|
|Meredith Logue||Cate Blanchett|
|Freddie Miles||Philip Seymour Hoffman|
|Peter Smith-Kingsley||Jack Davenport|
|Herbert Greenleaf||James Rebhorn|
|Inspector Roverini||Sergio Rubini|
|Alvin MacCarron||Philip Baker Hall|
|Aunt Joan||Celia Weston|
|Emily Greenleaf||Lisa Eichhorn|
|Director of photography||John Seale|