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Plein Soleil [DVD]

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.

Format

DVD

Availability

2 available at Main (Downtown)
  • DVD FOREIGN Purple, DVD
  • DVD FOREIGN Purple, DVD

Publish Date

2012

ISBN

9781604655278


Format: DVD
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.
Title: Plein soleil [DVD] / Robert et Raymond Hakim presentent ; un film de René Clément ; adaptation et dialogue de René Clément et Paul Gégauff ; co-production Paris Film Production - Titanus Rome ; une production Robert et Raymond Hakim.
Publisher Date: [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2012]
Subject: Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995 -- Film adaptations. Friendship -- Drama Identity theft -- Drama. Murder -- Drama
Isbn: 9781604655278
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 2
System Items Total: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Pur
Oclc: 812199929
Upc: 715515090216
Bib Id: 421227

Format: DVD
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.
Title: Plein soleil [DVD] / Robert et Raymond Hakim presentent ; un film de René Clément ; adaptation et dialogue de René Clément et Paul Gégauff ; co-production Paris Film Production - Titanus Rome ; une production Robert et Raymond Hakim.
Edition: DVD special ed.
Publisher, Date: [Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2012]
Description: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (32 p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.).
Target Audience Note: Rating: Not rated.
Series: Criterion collection ; 637
Series: Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 637.
Subjects: Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995 -- Film adaptations.
Subjects: Friendship -- Drama
Subjects: Identity theft -- Drama.
Subjects: Murder -- Drama
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Genre: Film adaptations
Genre: Fiction films
Genre: Feature films
Genre: Feature films -- France.
Genre: French language films
Other Author: Clément, René, 1913-1996
Other Author: Gégauff, Paul, 1922-1983
Other Author: Hakim, Robert, 1907-1992
Other Author: Hakim, Raymond, 1909-1980
Other Author: Rota, Nino, 1911-1979
Other Author: Decae, Henri
Other Author: Bertrand, Paul, 1915-1994.
Other Author: Javet, Françoise.
Other Author: Delon, Alain, 1935-
Other Author: Laforêt, Marie
Other Author: Ronet, Maurice, 1927-1983
Other Author: Crisa, Erno, 1924-1968.
Other Author: Latimore, Frank, 1925-1998.
Other Author: Kearns, Billy.
Other Author: Ninchi, Ave, 1914-1997.
Other Author: Chantel, Viviane.
Other Author: Bernardi, Nerio, 1899-1971
Other Author: Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995. Talented Mr. Ripley.
Other Author: Paris Film Production
Other Author: Titanus (Firm)
Other Author: Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Title: Title on container: Purple noon [DVD]
Notes: Based on the novel "The talented Mr. Ripley" by Patricia Highsmith.
Notes: Originally released as a motion picture in 1960.
Notes: Special features: New video interview with René Clément scholar Denitza Bautcheva; Archival interviews with Alain Delon and novelist Patricia Highsmith; Original English trailer.
Notes: Music by Nino Rota ; director of photography, Henri Decaë ; production designer, Paul Bertrand ; editor, Françoise Javet.
Notes: Alain Delon, Marie Laforet, Maurice Ronet, Erno Crisa, Frank Latimore, Bill Kearns, Ave Ninchi, Viviane Chantel, Nerio Bernardi.
Notes: DVD, NTSC widescreen (1.66:1, 16x9) presentation; PCM mono.
Notes: In French and some Italian and English with optional English subtitles.
ISBN: 9781604655278
Publisher Number: CC2208D
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: 791.43 Pur
Medium: [DVD]