Purple Noon is a 1960 film directed by René Clément, based on the book The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith. The film stars Alain Delon in his first major film. The film, principally in French, contains brief sequences in Italian. Romy Schneider appears briefly in an uncredited role as Freddie Miles' companion. The film's source novel was adapted again in 1999, under the original title, directed by Anthony Minghella, starring Matt Damon and Jude Law. Tom Ripley has been sent to Italy to persuade his wealthy friend, Philippe Greenleaf , to return to the United States and take over...
|Release date:||March 10, 1960|
|Directed by:||René Clément|
|Producer:||Raymond Hakim, Robert Hakim, Goffredo Lombardo|
|Music by:||Nino Rota|
|Screenplay by:||René Clément, Paul Gégauff|
|Adapted from:||The Talented Mr. Ripley|