Format:
DVD, Videorecording, Projected Medium, Visual Materials
Title:
Purple noon = [videorecording] Plein soleil [Motion picture : 1960] / Robert and Raymond Hakim, Paris Film, Paritalia and Titanus present ; director, Rene Clement ; written by Patricia Highsmith (novel), René Clément and Paul Gégauff.
Edition:
DVD special ed.
Publisher, Date:
[New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, 2012.
Description:
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
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.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
Series:
Criterion collection 637
Criterion collection ; 637.
Subjects:
Friendship -- Drama.
Identity theft -- Drama.
Murder -- Drama.
Genre:
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Other Author:
Clément, René, 1913-1996.
Gégauff, Paul, 1922-1983.
Hakim, Raymond, 1909-1980.
Hakim, Robert, 1907-1992.
Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995. Talented Mr. Ripley.
Rota, Nino, 1911-1979.
Decae, Henri.
Javet, Françoise.
Delon, Alain, 1935-
Ronet, Maurice, 1927-1983.
Laforêt, Marie.
Paris Film Production.
Titanus (Firm)
Paritalia (Firm)
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Other Title:
Purple noon
Notes:
Title from web page.
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.
Alain Delon, Maurice Ronet, Marie Laforê.
DVD, widescreen (1.66:1, 16x9) presentation; PCM mono.
In French, Italian and English with English subtitles.
ISBN:
9781604655278
Publisher Number:
CC2208D
Other Number:
812199929
System Availability:
1
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
1
Control Number:
710217
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
1
# System items in:
1
Medium:
[videorecording]